Tehran Tourism

  • Tehran Municipality arranges celebrations ahead of Nowruz

    Tehran Municipality arranges celebrations ahead of Nowruz

    Tehran Municipality has organized celebrations at parks and public spaces to welcome Nowruz in addition to planting saplings on streets. The following images show the colorful egg festival ahead of Nowruz. Tehran, Iran. March 13, 2021. IRNA/Meysam Alaghemandan.

  • Post and Telegraph Museum in Tehran

    Post and Telegraph Museum in Tehran

    The Post and Telegraph Museum of Iran is located on Imam Khomeini Street in Tehran. This museum is inspired by European specialized museums and is regarded as one of the most ancient buildings, consisting of two parts including various saloons and rooms. The museum displays items from horse-drawn carts, scales, stamps, and post boxes to the oldest stationery, the first telephones, and radios. Tehran. Iran, Jan 16, 2021. IRNA/Asghar Khamseh.

  • Alaeddin tower; Tourist attraction in Varamin city

    Alaeddin tower; Tourist attraction in Varamin city

    The tomb tower of Alaeddin is an ancient building from Seljukid Era in the Seljuk style dating from the late 7th century of the lunar Hegira which is located in the city of Varamin in Tehran province. This building resembles regal tombs and is the burial place of Hassan Alā'douleh, governor of that time of Rey.Tehran, Iran, Jan 9, 2020. IRNA/

  • Windcatcher Mansion in Tehran's Golestan Palace

    Windcatcher Mansion in Tehran's Golestan Palace

    Golestan Palace in Tehran is an example of Persian art, history, and architecture. It is the valuable gem sitting in the heart of Tehran carrying memories from Safavid era to Pahlavi kings.Golestan Palace is vibrant, colorful, and full of aesthetic ornate figures created by gifted Qajarian artists. This elegant garden was registered on the UNESCO world heritage list in 2013. Tehran, Iran. Jan 5. IRNA/ Farzaneh Piri.

  • Iran applies to register “Yalda” on UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage list

    Iran applies to register “Yalda” on UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage list

    Tehran, Dec 20, IRNA – Deputy Minister of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Mohammad Hassan Talebian said that Iran applied to register Yalda Night traditional ceremony as an ancient festivity with UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage.

  • Tehran Municipality to repair most ancient clock in city

    Tehran Municipality to repair most ancient clock in city

    Tehran, Nov 23, IRNA - Repair program of the most ancient clock in Moshirul Saltaneh Mosque of Tehran city is underway, said the mayor for district 11 of Tehran.

  • Colorful Alley in Tehran District 9

    Colorful Alley in Tehran District 9

    Khosrow Ghadyani Alley in Tehran's District 9 was painted by residents to raise the spirit making all walls and floors colorful. Tehran, Iran. November 23, 2020. /IRNA

  • Tehran’s Milad Tower to go blue on World Pneumonia Day

    Tehran’s Milad Tower to go blue on World Pneumonia Day

    Tehran, Nov 9, IRNA – Milad Tower of Tehran will be lit up blue on Thursday evening November 12, 2020, as years before, on the occasion of World Pneumonia Day.

  • Tehran tourist resorts

    Tehran tourist resorts

    The first time Tehran is mentioned in historical accounts is in an 11th-century chronicle in which it is described as a small village north of Rey. Rey, in which signs of settlement dates from 6000 BC, is often considered to be Tehran’s predecessor. Tehran has many to offer its visitors including Golestan Palace, Grand Bazaar, Treasury of National Jewels, National Museum of Iran, Glass and Ceramic Museum, Masoudieh Palace, Sarkis Cathedral, Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art, Carpet Museum of Iran, to name a few. Tehran, Iran. October 6, 2020. IRNA/Davoud Ghahardar.

  • Reza Abbasi Museum; treasure of Iranian arts and creativity

    Reza Abbasi Museum; treasure of Iranian arts and creativity

    Tehran, IRNA – Reza Abbasi Museum in Tehran is one of the finest collections in Iran for those who wish to trace the history of Iranian arts and civilization and is symbol of Iran's treasure of art and creativity.

  • Malek historical house; tourist site in Tehran

    Malek historical house; tourist site in Tehran

    Malek historical house is part of the Malek National Museum and Library in Iran's Tehran. Malek historical house is more than 150 years old and was registered in Iran National Heritage List in 1997. Malek National Library and Museum in Tehran has the largest library of precious manuscripts. Tehran ,Iran. August 9, 2020. IRNA/Davoud Ghahardar.

  • Tehran's Masoudieh Mansion; Beautiful tourist attraction

    Tehran's Masoudieh Mansion; Beautiful tourist attraction

    Masoudieh Palace is one of the most beautiful palaces of Qajar era. Because of the rich history and fresh architecture, the palace is a popular touristic spot and an important historical site. The walls and halls of the palace, decorated in a mixed Iranian-European style, tell the visitors stories from the past, charming and mysterious,Tehran, Iran. Dec 2, 2019. IRNA/Abdollah Heidari