isfahan monuments

  • Isfahan's Grand Bazaar closure in time of coronavirus

    Isfahan's Grand Bazaar closure in time of coronavirus

    The Grand Bazaar is a historical market located in Isfahan, Iran, also known as the Qeysarriyeh Bazaar, Qeysarie bazaar or Soltani bazaar. The main commercial activities in the Qeysarieh bazaar are carpet and kilim selling. The bazaar was one of the greatest and luxurious trading centers in the Safavid era. But this year and nowadays, with the outbreak of coronavirus and the risk of the virus, people staying in their homes. Isfahan, March 25, 2020, IRNA/ Rasoul Shojaei.

  • Isfahan's Chahar Bagh Historical avenue in time of coronavirus

    Isfahan's Chahar Bagh Historical avenue in time of coronavirus

    Chahar Bagh Boulevard is a historical avenue in Isfahan constructed in the Safavid era of Iran. The avenue, historically, is the most famous in all of Persia. But this year and nowadays, with the outbreak of coronavirus and the risk of the virus, people staying in their homes. Isfahan, Iran, March 23, 2020, IRNA/Rasoul Shojaei.

  • Motamedi (Mollabashi) historical house in Isfahan

    Motamedi (Mollabashi) historical house in Isfahan

    Mollabashi Historical House is registered on the National World Heritage list. This house is placed in the cultural-context near the other Isfahan Historical Houses.Stained glass windows and mirrored walls are part of the outstanding architecture of this house. The remarkable stucco decoration among the colorful tiles decorating the ceiling gives the House a marvelous look.Isfahan, Iran, January 21, 2020. IRNA/Rasoul Shojaei.

  • Meeting of Isfahan Governor and Bishop of the Armenians of Isfahan

    Meeting of Isfahan Governor and Bishop of the Armenians of Isfahan

    Isfahan Governor Abbas Rezaei met with Bishop Sepian Kashchian, the Bishop (religious leader) of the Armenians of Isfahan and southern Iran, at Vank Cathedral in Isfahan on Tuesday to mark the beginning of the New Year. Isfahan, Iran, January 14, 2019. IRNA/Zahra Baghban.

  • Migratory birds select Zayandeh Rud as resort for winter season

    Migratory birds select Zayandeh Rud as resort for winter season

    Zayandeh Rud River in Isfahan, Central Iran after revival has become habitat for a variety of migratory birds. In the current cold season, the new birds give birth at their beautiful resort in Isfahan. Zayandeh Rud River is the largest river of the Iranian Plateau in central Iran, Isfahan. Iran, December 17, 2019. IRNA/Rasoul Shijaei.

  • Exhibition displays handwoven carpets in Isfahan

    Exhibition displays handwoven carpets in Isfahan

    The 22nd Isfahan handwoven Carpet Expo inaugurated in Isfahan. East Azarbaijan province, Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari, Kurdestan province, Fars, Golestan, Qom and Tehran provinces displayed their products. The purpose of the exhibition is to enhance the status of handwoven carpets in Iran and to present the latest achievements and products of the handwoven carpet market. The exhibit features carpet manufacturers and handmade carpet vendors, handwoven carpet designers and painters, traders and exporters from across Iran, Isfahan, Iran, Dec 10, IRNA/Zahra Baghban.

  • Golden Eagle tourist train in Isfahan

    Golden Eagle tourist train in Isfahan

    The 29th Golden Eagle International Tourism Train, passing through the Silk Road (North-South Corridor), arrived at Isfahan Railway Station on Sunday.

  • Hasht Behesht Palace; Tourist attraction in Iran's Isfahan

    Hasht Behesht Palace; Tourist attraction in Iran's Isfahan

    Hasht Behesht Palace (The Eight Heavens) is an example of palaces of the last Safavid kings that was built during Shah Soleiman era. Tiles with pictures of different animals, birds, wild animals, and reptiles are countless monuments of this palace. Not much of the vast garden of “Hasht Behesht” has remained. However, the historical palace of it is still a precious and interesting monument and a park is built around it after Revolution. Hasht Behesht Palace was one of the impressive monuments of its time that was appreciated by European tourists.This historical palace was registered with the registration number 227, Oct 12, 2019. IRNA/Morteza Aminoroayayi

  • Isfahan historical monuments

    Isfahan historical monuments

    City of Isfahan is the place for magnificent historical monuments. The ancient city has many historical and ancient centers spectacular for tourists. Naghsh-e Jahan Square, Shahrestan Bridge, Chahar Bagh School, Shah Abbas Hotel, Qeisarieh Bazaar, Mosques and unique minarets with beautiful Islamic architecture made Isfahan popular place for foreign tourists.October 2, IRNA /Zahra Baghban.