Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Tbilisi

Tbilisi is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Tbilisi one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Tbilisi is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Tbilisi or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Tbilisi. Explore the historical monuments of Tbilisi with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Tbilisi guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Tbilisi page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Tbilisi with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Narikala Fortress

    #1 of 22 Historical Places in Tbilisi
    Narikala Fortress

    Tags: Historical Site, Fort

    Address: Narikala Hill, Georgia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Dating back to the 4th century, the Narikala Fortress portrays the ancient defense lines of Tbilisi. The original fortress was extended in the 7th and 8th by Arabs and in 11th century by King David an...Read more

  2. Tbilisi Sameba Cathedral

    #2 of 22 Historical Places in Tbilisi
    Tbilisi Sameba Cathedral

    Tags: Church, Historical Site

    Address: Tbilisi, Georgia

    The Tsminda Sameba Cathedral’s stunning after-dark images make you leave all the pubs in town only to see the building illuminated by warm lights. The church is modern- built in 2004 and was con...Read more

  3. Rustaveli Avenue

    #3 of 22 Historical Places in Tbilisi
    Rustaveli Avenue

    Tags: Streets

    Address: Shota Rustaveli Avenue, Tbilisi, Georgia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Named after Shota Rustaveli- the famous German poet, Rustaveli Avenue bustles with government offices, public spaces, cultural buildings, theaters, museums, hotels, cafes and shops. The small venue sh...Read more

  4. Abanotubani

    #4 of 22 Historical Places in Tbilisi
    Abanotubani

    Tags: Historical Site

    Address: Abanotubani, Tbilisi, Georgia

    A visit to Tbilisi without a rejuvenating visit to the Sulphur Baths is only half of the experience. With historic baths decorated by gorgeous blue and white mosaics that cover almost every inch of th...Read more

  5. Kartlis Deda

    #5 of 22 Historical Places in Tbilisi
    Kartlis Deda

    Tags: Statue

    Address: Mother of Kartli, Tbilisi, Georgia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Lovingly known as ‘Mother of Georgia’, the Kartlis Deda is a 20-meter aluminum statue designed by Georgian artist Elguja Amashukeli. The statue was raised here in 1958 and shows a strong w...Read more

  6. Metekhi

    #6 of 22 Historical Places in Tbilisi
    Metekhi

    Tags: Religious Site, Historical Site, Cathedral

    Address: Tbilisi, Georgia

    The Metekhi Cathedral is the copy of ‘King David the Builder's 12th-century church’ that was destroyed in the 13th century by Moghuls. Overlooking old Tbilisi, the sand-colored cathedral m...Read more

  7. Sioni Cathedral Church

    #7 of 22 Historical Places in Tbilisi
    Sioni Cathedral Church

    Tags: Historical Site, Cathedral

    Address: Erekle's Street, Tbilisi, Georgia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    A pop of green and blue with gorgeous gold touches, the Sioni Cathedral Church’s exterior deceives you into expecting minimalistic interiors.  The church dates back to the 6th century and w...Read more

  8. Monument Of King Vakhtang Gorgasali

    #8 of 22 Historical Places in Tbilisi
    Monument Of King Vakhtang Gorgasali

    Tags: Monument, Statue

    Address: Tbilisi, Georgia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Vakhtang I Gorgasali or Vakhtang the Wolf Head was the King of Iberia during the late 5th and early 6th century. Vakhtang ahs been a mystery for many historians- with only few assumptions made of his ...Read more

  9. Monument To Characters Of Movie Mimino

    #9 of 22 Historical Places in Tbilisi
    Monument To Characters Of Movie Mimino Image
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    Tags: Monument

    Address: Avlabari Square, Tbilisi, Georgia‬

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The movie Mimino was a famous comedy made in 1977 that is iconic to the film history of Soviet Union. Its main lead ‘Mimino’ who aspires to be the pilot of an international airlines, creat...Read more

  10. Anchiskhati Church

    #10 of 22 Historical Places in Tbilisi
    Anchiskhati Church

    Tags: Church, Historical Site

    Address: Tbilisi, Georgia

    The Anchiskhati Basilica is the oldest surviving church in Tbilisi. The church was built in the 6th century by King Gorgasali’s son Dachi and derives its name from the main icon of Anchi Cathedr...Read more

  11. Tbilisi Great Synagogue

    #11 of 22 Historical Places in Tbilisi
    Tbilisi Great Synagogue

    Tags: Historical Site, Synagogue

    Address: 45 Konstantine Leselidze St, Tbilisi, Georgia

    Built in early 20th century, Tbilisi Great Synagogue’s eclectic style makes it stand out from the surrounding buildings. The synagogue is also called “synagogue of the people of Akhaltsikh...Read more

  12. Memorial History Of Georgia

    #12 of 22 Historical Places in Tbilisi
    Memorial History Of Georgia

    Tags: Historical Site, Monument, Sculpture

    Address: Chronicles of Georgia Temqa, Tbilisi, Georgia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Memorial History of Georgia is a stunning sculpture made by sculptor Zurab Konstantines dze Tsereteli consisting of a 30-meter tall tower that depicts kings and queens with Jesus depicted on the c...Read more

  13. Heydar Aliyev Park

    #13 of 22 Historical Places in Tbilisi
    Heydar Aliyev Park

    Tags: Park, Statue

    Address: Abano St, Tbilisi, Georgia

    Named after Heydar Aliyev- the former president of Azerbaijan, the park is a beautiful green oasis in the middle of Tbilisi. To say more about the man- Heydar Aliyev came to power when the Azerbaijan ...Read more

  14. Moma Tbilisi

    #14 of 22 Historical Places in Tbilisi
    Moma Tbilisi

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Architecture , Sculpture

    Address: 27/2 Shota Rustaveli Avenue, Tbilisi, Georgia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Dedicated to Zurab Konstantines dze Tsereteli- Georgia’s famous sculpture, painter and architect, the MOMA offers a peak into the artist’s world. Zurab Tsereteli is known for his controver...Read more

  15. 9 April Park

    #15 of 22 Historical Places in Tbilisi
    9 April Park

    Tags: Park, Fountain, Sculpture

    Address: Shota Rustaveli Ave, Tbilisi, Georgia

    Remembering the tragic date in 1989 when anti-Soviet revolutions fought against the Soviet Army. During the struggle, 20 deaths and injuries took place. Today, 9th of April is a national holiday and n...Read more

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