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Glassware and Ceramic Museum of Iran

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A well decorated museum in a historical building

I recommend to every one to visit Glassware and Ceramic Museum of Iran (Abgineh museum. This museum... read more

Reviewed April 6, 2019
hamed1358
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Tehran, Iran
Beautiful House/Museum

This museum used to be the house of "Qavam os-Saltaneh", Iranian politician and prime minister... read more

Reviewed January 19, 2019
marodint
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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

the building has an octagonal museum is located in a garden of 7000 meters. the interior decoration and the windows evoke the architecture of the Seljuk period. this building is composed of two floors and five floors. the first and second floors are on the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 6, 2019

I recommend to every one to visit Glassware and Ceramic Museum of Iran (Abgineh museum. This museum is dedicated to history of glass and ceramic in Iran. You can see glass made objects and ceramics since 2000 B.C. to 1900 A.C. It has very unique...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed January 19, 2019

This museum used to be the house of "Qavam os-Saltaneh", Iranian politician and prime minister during 1940s. Now turned into a nice museum of glassware and ceramic. The building itself has a beautiful Iranian architecture in a very old and historic street. Highly recommended to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

You dont need a long time to visit this place but you will leave this place sayisfied. There are art works of glass and ceramic from different periods.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

We always try to promote unique places in our itineraries and this museum is one of those that everyone would enjoy visiting its objects as well as its old building.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018

This is where you would fine beautiful ceramics and glassware of different periods of Iran history. Loved the spiral stairs leading up to the second floor

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

I just fell in love with this place! it has so much to offer, as the glassware date back to thousands of years ago. Please do not hesitate to take pictures.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

This museum is very unique in Tehran. Honestly, I enjoyed the building much more than the contents at display. The house was built by one of the wealthiest merchants of Qajar era. It was then used as the Egyptian embassy before becoming a cultural center...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank rezasattarzadeh
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

This place used to be the old iranian prime minister & a well known politician family but now is owned by government & changed to museum , but visitors mostly come to see the historical building but the glass arts of the museum are beatiful...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Mohammad N
Reviewed May 28, 2018

It has been many place, such house and office of prime minister, bank, embassy, and finally the last empress of Iran turns it to glassware and ceramic museum. Preciouse pieces are kept there and the exhibits decoration is amazing.

Date of experience: August 2017
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