Mission Statement

The Ararat-Eskijian Museum (“the museum” or “AEM”) was created to enrich, inspire and educate the community through the display of artworks and exhibits, presentation of programs, and collection of research materials, featuring the history and cultural heritage of the Armenian people. To implement this mission, the Museum: Collects paintings, photographs, textiles, ancient artifacts, books, coins, […]

Armenian Identity

“Armenian Identity” Lecture in Armenian by Edouard Selian Curator, Ararat-Eskijian Museum Followed by musical program of Armenian Singers by Seda Gharibian

Tribute to Veterans: Honoring Armenian Men and Women Who Have Served in the American Armed Forces

“Tribute to Veterans: Honoring Armenian Men and Women Who Have Served in the American Armed Forces” Keynote speaker: Air Force Major General Ronal Markarian (retired of Fresno) Guests: Air Force First Lieutenant Mike Hartunian (retired); Navy Pharmacist First Class Nicky (Vartanian) Campbell Smith (retired); First Lieutenant Richard N. Demirjian (retired of Moraga), author of Triumph […]