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Malek National Library and Museum

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Nice handicrafts

Being located centrally near to other main attractions on Tehran, Malek museum is a nice collection... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2018
worth visiting

This museum was a valuable collection of paitings, calligraphy work and even old coins. They... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
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Melal-e Mottahed Street | Bagh-e Melli, Imam Khomeini Avenue, Tehran 11369, Iran
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Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

You can find many collections of beautiful calligraphies and paintings gathered by Hossein Agha Malek whom donated them whithin his place in addition to many other schools and hospitals he built.There are other collections of stamps,coins, carpets, textiles and home appliances in other floors.Also there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 10, 2018

Being located centrally near to other main attractions on Tehran, Malek museum is a nice collection of Persian miniatures as well as some other handicrafts and old stuff.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Black2lip
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

This museum was a valuable collection of paitings, calligraphy work and even old coins. They attempt to use modern technologies to make this place more attractive. It totally worth visiting

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed May 30, 2018

In comparison to other historical places in Tehran, this museum is not that well known. But it is definitely worth to visit. A nice and traditional architecture and full of historical collections. This museum has also been selected as the best national wide in 2014....More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank AzadehZar
Reviewed April 12, 2018

The entry is superb, the building ugly, the presentations sometimes bad but the lackerware and watercolour collection fantastic.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Compare to other museums, this place tries to use modern method to make a live museum which can attract your attention. I think it could be a good place to visit for locals, but for tourists it might be a little bit boring.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Faeze-bonsai
Reviewed June 18, 2017

this is an old house belonged to Hossein Agha Malek and there is a library and a museum inside it. the building was made in the age of Qajars and the museum contains very interesting and valuable objects.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank SoranJourney
Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

It is a very nice museum. It is related to iranian art and history. It is located in National Garden in Imam Khomeini square and I totally recommend visiting the garden and the museums inside it to both locals and tourists.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Helia_TehranGuide
Reviewed March 25, 2017

I love the inside environment more than outside, it has a interesting exhibition underground and the biography of Malek is in first floor with all his memorials. second and third floor is for library and you need card.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Babak H
Reviewed January 26, 2017

This is the best museum in Tehran. The Malek museum is located in mashgh square near the National Museum and the Post Museum. If for some reason you can only visit one museum in Tehran, please visit this museum. It is modern and resembles European...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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