Historical Sites

  • Ganj-Ali Khan bath in Kerman, Iran

    Ganj-Ali Khan bath in Kerman, Iran

    Ganj-Ali Khan Historical Complex, including a magnificent bathhouse with the same name, is one of the most wonderful historical sites in Iran's southeast Kerman Province. The complex included a school, a square, a caravanserai, a bathhouse, an Ab Anbar (water reservoir), a mint, a mosque, and a bazaar. Kerman, Iran, March 28, 2021. IRNA/Aboozar Ahmadizadeh

  • Seqat-ol-Eslam Tabrizi house in Tabriz, northwestern Iran

    Seqat-ol-Eslam Tabrizi house in Tabriz, northwestern Iran

    Seqat-ol-Eslam Tabrizi house in Tabriz, northwestern Iran is a museum. This house is dedicated to Seqat-ol-Eslam Tabrizi who was a local reformist of the Qajar era. Mirza Ali Agha Tabrizi, known as Seqat-ol-Eslam Tabrizi was an Iranian nationalist. Tabriz, Iran, Feb 16, 2021. IRNA/Maryam Yousefi.

  • Architectural remains of Parthians found in northeastern Iran

    Architectural remains of Parthians found in northeastern Iran

    Bojnourd, Nov 4, IRNA - Architectural remains of Parthian empire (247 BC – 224 AD) were found in northeastern Iran during excavation, a provincial official announced on Wednesday.

  • Ittihadiyeh House in Tehran

    Ittihadiyeh House in Tehran

    The garden house belonged to Amin ul-Sultan, the prime minister of Nasser al-Din Shah, Muzaffar al-Din Shah, and Mohammad Ali Shah Qajar. The house was bought by Haj Rahim Ittihadiyeh after the death of Amin ul-Sultan. Over time, this historic house was dilapidated and ruined. Now it is owned by the Tehran Municipality and is being renovated. Tehran, Iran, October 5, 2020. IRNA/ Davoud Ghahrdar

  • Vakil al-Molk mansion in Iran

    Vakil al-Molk mansion in Iran

    The photo album depicts the Vakil al-Molk mansion that was built during the Zandieh era in Iran. The historic place is situated in the western Iranian city of Sanandaj. July 23, 2020. IRNA/ Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezranian

  • Khosro Abad mansion in Sanandaj

    Khosro Abad mansion in Sanandaj

    The photo album depicts the Khosro Abad mansion in Sanandaj. It is a memorial of the reputed Amanullah Khan. Its construction is related to the beginning of the Qajar era and it was a seat of government. Khosro Abad mansion was ordered to build by Amanullah Khan Ardalan in 1808. It is a historical site in Sanandaj for visitors. Kordestan Province. July 19, 2020. IRNA/ Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezranian

  • Over 4,000 antique, ancient objects retrieved in eastern Iran

    Over 4,000 antique, ancient objects retrieved in eastern Iran

    Mashad, April 22, IRNA - Commander of the protection unit of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Khorasan Razavi Province said that 4,102 historical and antique objects were retrieved from smugglers.

  • Kermanshah cultural center to honor city's renowned vocalist

    Kermanshah cultural center to honor city's renowned vocalist

    Kermanshah, Nov 20, IRNA - Tourism, Cultural Heritage and Handicrafts Organization of Kermansh province in west of the country will dedicate a historical house in the provincial capital to setting up an artistic and cultural center to honor the world renowned Iranian vocalist Shahram Nazeri, an official announced on Wednesday.

  • Tourist sites of city of Khoy in western Iran

    Tourist sites of city of Khoy in western Iran

    Khoy in West Azarbaijan province is one of the tourist sites of Iran with a moderate climate. The city of Khoy located 807 km from Tehran. According to the records, Khoy was a branch of the Silk Road connecting the East to the West. The Silk Road used to pass through this city in pre-Islamic ages. Khoy historical bazaar is one of the most beautiful and historical monuments in West Azarbaijan province. Orumiyeh, northwest Iran, October 5, 2019. IRNA/Mehdi Rahnavard.

  • Kerman: Miniature of Iran's tourism

    Kerman: Miniature of Iran's tourism

    Kerman, IRNA – Kerman province with its rich and ancient civilization and climate has four seasons and a treasures of natural, historical and cultural heritage and attractions that can rightly be called a miniature of Iran's tourism.