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Address: 972 Shariati Street, Tehran, Iran
Phone Number:
(21) 863003

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Acamenic & islamic history

in acamenid's part i saw the most beautiful and amazing handicrafts from gold and stone ever seen. i recommend it for all that have some eager to know early dynesties of human... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

in acamenid's part i saw the most beautiful and amazing handicrafts from gold and stone ever seen. i recommend it for all that have some eager to know early dynesties of human beings.

1 Thank morteza m
Kennewick, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

Good place to learn about the Persian culture of antiquity from the 2nd millennium BC to the pre-Islamic period to the Islamic era. The evolution & variety of calligraphy was interesting to know.

Thank Ernie-Hai
Shiraz, Iran
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

here I have been several times, it has a lot to present from all over Iran in good shapes, things you won't see in any other museums of Iran. see the ancient section, islamic part1, take a look at hand writings if you are interested.

Thank Let's Travel t
San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

The layout is relaxed and primitive by the rich heritage of Iran. The first floor, some 300 sqr meters, are very fine transcripts with remarkable miniatures, the richness is mainly here. The rest of the floors are organized as if sampling of other exhibitions, so one can sample some 7000 years of history in fewest number of artifacts with overwhelming... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

this is a small museum with excellent collection located a bit far away from the others but well worth the visit. you need to take taxi to get there, give cabbie street name, it appears not to be well known

Thank racuch
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

A gear museum! It is located in Seyed Khandan, Shariati St. One of the must see places in Tehran for museum lovers. You can see a great collection of objects of Persian art in the museum. It

Thank tehrantravel
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

My tour was to take me to a variety of predictable museums and I did enjoy the National Museum. Reza Abbasi is far smaller and covers some similar territory with fewer pieces. But the fewer prices are spectacular. Cannot recommend this museum highly enough.

Thank deborah_joye
Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016

This museum is not just excellent, it is amazingly excellent. Exactly the right size, small and specific. Our guide knew the museum's guide and to listen to them talk together, whether in Parsi or English was to hear in their voices their passionate love and knowledge of their country and of its history that they both had. This museum was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016

This small museum in the northern part of the city has a collection, arranged chronologically, of incredibly beautiful artefacts (in gold, bronze, silver, precious stones, glazed tiles, etc.), as well as stunning miniatures, illustrated manuscripts, and examples of early calligraphy. Photography is allowed. Along with the National Museum, this museum is not to be missed.

Thank LottyToronto
New Hyde Park, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2016

Small museum but with an excellent collection of artifacts and calligraphy. The museum is on three floors

Thank PGIT

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