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  • Darvazeh Dowlat Gas Station Museum in Iran

    Darvazeh Dowlat Gas Station Museum in Iran

    The photo album depicts Darvazeh Dowlat Gas Station Museum in Tehran. Tehran's Fuel Station No. 6 was bought in 1938, and two years later it was activated by the Iranian and British Oil Company to distribute petroleum products such as kerosene and gasoline. This place was changed to a museum in 2017. Tehran Province, Iran. July 26, 2021. IRNA

  • Azarbaijan press museum launched in Tabriz

    Azarbaijan press museum launched in Tabriz

    Tabriz, June 14, IRNA – Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Minister inaugurated Azarbaijan Press Museum in Tabriz and unveiled its commemorative stamp on Monday.

  • Iran’s Niyavaran, Russia’s Pushkin Museums sign MoU

    Iran’s Niyavaran, Russia’s Pushkin Museums sign MoU

    Moscow, June 8, IRNA – Iran’s Niyavaran Museum and Russia’s The Pushkin State Museum have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to expand bilateral cooperation.

  • International Museum Day

    International Museum Day

    Today, International Museum Day, marks an annual celebration for heritage lovers worldwide. The photos depict the museum of Sanandaj, Kordestan Province, western Iran. May 18, 2021. IRNA/Mosleh Pirkhezranian.

  • 15,000 people visit virtual tour of Iranian museums in Nowruz holidays

    15,000 people visit virtual tour of Iranian museums in Nowruz holidays

    Tehran, April 5, IRNA - Some 15,000 people have used a virtual tour program to visit museums during a 10-day live tour in Nowruz holidays, an Iranian official said on Monday.

  • Visit natural history museum in Iran

    Visit natural history museum in Iran

    When you arrive in Iran, pay a visit to the natural history museum in Ardebil province. The place features six different sections; namely, exhibition, study, education, art, and welfare, in which 18 species of mammals, 85 species of birds, 20 species of fish, and 12 species of reptiles and amphibians taxidermy have put on to display. March 7, 2021/IRNA

  • 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.

  • Postage stamps and Iranian philatelic Friday Market in Tehran

    Postage stamps and Iranian philatelic Friday Market in Tehran

    Postage stamps and the Iranian philatelic Friday Market opened in Tehran. Philately is the study of postage stamps and postal history and is the collecting of stamps and other postal matter as a hobby or an investment. Tehran, Iran, Jan 15, 2021. IRNA Asghar Khamseh.

  • Museum of Islamic arts in Tehran

    Museum of Islamic arts in Tehran

    Islamic arts museum located at "30th Tir street" in Tehran is exhibiting the works of the Islamic and Il-khanid period and Seljuqid dynasty. Tehran, Iran. October 10, 2020/IRNA.

  • 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.

  • Persian Gulf Regional Museum in Southern Iran to be inaugurated soon

    Persian Gulf Regional Museum in Southern Iran to be inaugurated soon

    Bushehr, Sept 5, IRNA – The Persian Gulf Regional Museum in Iran’s southwestern Bushehr province is ready to be inaugurated within a month, said the deputy director general of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicraft Department of Bushehr province.

  • Major Museum site to open in Ardebil by year-end

    Major Museum site to open in Ardebil by year-end

    Ardebil, Aug 23, IRNA - Director General of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Ardebil northwestern province, said that the greatest Iranian museum site will open by year-end ( Iranian year ends on March 20, 2021).

  • 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.

  • Ramsar Museum in Iran

    Ramsar Museum in Iran

    The photo album depicts the Ramsar museum that features artifacts dating back to three thousand years ago. Ramsar is the capital of Ramsar County that is situated in the Iranian Province of Mazandaran. July 5, 2020. IRNA

  • Tehran Museums to showcase 8 Ilkhani terracottas

    Tehran Museums to showcase 8 Ilkhani terracottas

    Tehran, June 30, IRNA – Director of Glassware and Ceramic Museum of Iran said eight terracottas belonging to Ilkhani era will be showcased in National Museum of Iran and Glassware and Ceramic Museum of Iran.

  • Iran’s Golestan, Ireland’s Chester Beatty Museums aiming professional ties

    Iran’s Golestan, Ireland’s Chester Beatty Museums aiming professional ties

    London, May 21, IRNA – Curator of Iran’s Golestan Museum Afarin Emami and his counterpart in Chester Beatty of Ireland Fionnuala Croke in a video conference reviewed promoting cooperation in the context of an agreement to that effect.

  • Visit museum in Iranian Gazvin Province

    Visit museum in Iranian Gazvin Province

    The photo album depicts a number of eye-catching photos of a museum in the Iranian Gazvin Province. May 19, 2020. IRNA/ Naser Nili

  • Officials identify suitable location for Gachsaran oil museum

    Officials identify suitable location for Gachsaran oil museum

    Gachsaran, April 27, IRNA – Head of Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad cultural heritage, tourism and handicraft office Majid Safaie, advisor company in the project and some provincial officials identified a suitable place for constructing Dogonbadan oil museum.

  • Minister: All Iranian museums closed in Nowruz due to COVID19 outbreak

    Minister: All Iranian museums closed in Nowruz due to COVID19 outbreak

    Tehran, March 10, IRNA – Iranian Minister of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts in separate letters to the related officials announced that all museums will be closed during the Iranian New Year’s Eve ‘Nowruz’.  

  • Tejarat Bank Museum In Tehran

    Tejarat Bank Museum In Tehran

    On the site of the current building of the Tejarat Bank, the first non-personal use of the new East Bank was the personal home of the heroic Amin Lashkar-e Mirza, which was later demolished and replaced by the present building.Tehran, Iran Feb 25, 2020.IRNA/Davoud Ghahardar.

  • 'Post and Communications Museum' in Iran

    'Post and Communications Museum' in Iran

    Visiting Post and Communications Museum in the capital city of Tehran could be regarded as an enjoyable way to get familiar with means of exchanging information throughout history in Iran. February 24, 2020. IRNA/ Asghar Khamseh

  • Armenian Women handicrafts Expo at Tehran's Museum of Anthropology

    Armenian Women handicrafts Expo at Tehran's Museum of Anthropology

    Armenian Women handicrafts Expo inaugurated on Thursday evening in Tehran's Museum of Anthropology Armenians. Tehran, Iran, Feb 1, IRNA/Geina Abadian.

  • Tehran's Reza Abbasi Museum; Islamic Arts Treasury

    Tehran's Reza Abbasi Museum; Islamic Arts Treasury

    Reza Abbasi Museum opened in Tehran in 1977 and was named Reza Abbasi in memory of the famous painter from the city of Kashan. Reza Abbasi Museum can be considered as one of the richest historical-cultural collections in Iran so that it was, in fact, a small sample of National Museum of Iran. The treasure-trove of collections from the second millennium B.C. to the beginning of the 20th century and Qajar era. Approximately 50,000 items are kept in this museum. The building has three stories that the visitor movement has been planned to start from the third floor downward. Tehran, Iran, January 18, 2020. IRNA/Asghar Khamseh.

  • stone and jewelry Museum in Central Iran

    stone and jewelry Museum in Central Iran

    Arak has not only an industrial face but also in a corner of this metropolis you can visit the Museum of Ornamentals, Stone and Jewelry. There are 350 valuable species of rare and unique minerals in the world and in Iran, including Perite, Aluvarine, Sapphire, Sapphire, Malachite, Magnetite, Spearman, Amethyst, Ammonite, Quartz and Agate. Arak, Iran, Dec 9, IRNA/Ali Karimi.

  • Hamedan mountaineering museum to open this year

    Hamedan mountaineering museum to open this year

    Hamedan, Nov 24, IRNA - A mountaineering museum is expected to open its doors in Hamedan, the mountaineering capital of Iran, in the coming weeks.

  • ICOM inscribes Iran's Ahvaz 'Museum of Science and Nature'

    ICOM inscribes Iran's Ahvaz 'Museum of Science and Nature'

    Ahvaz, Oct 22, IRNA - The Museum of Science and Nature of Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz in Iran was inscribed by the International Council of Museums Committee for University Museums and Collections.

  • The Stone (Haft-Tanan) Museum in Shiraz

    The Stone (Haft-Tanan) Museum in Shiraz

    Haft Tanan (seven figures) is an old garden in Shiraz built on orders from Karim Khan. It is named after the seven religious philosophers buried there. There are stone one-piece columns inside, supporting the ceiling which is covered with five paintings of a famous Zandid era artist. Nowadays, this building is used as the museum of historical rocks and inscriptions., Shiraz, Oct 13, 2019. IRNA/Morteza Aminorayayie.

  • World's first post stamps on display at Museum of Astan Qods Razavi

    World's first post stamps on display at Museum of Astan Qods Razavi

    The treasurer has exhibited the world's first postage stamps and Iran's first postage stamp, official in charge of the stamps, coins and banknotes of the Museums of Astan Qods, Mohammad Hossein Yazdinejad, said on Wednesday.

  • Tabriz museums evoke 3,000 years of civilization

    Tabriz museums evoke 3,000 years of civilization

    Tabriz, Sept 24, IRNA –Tabriz museums have housed corners of the civilization of Iran's ruling dynasties and the 3,000-year history of this ancient city, associating it with a glorious past to tourists.

  • Tabriz, Treasure of Iranian Historical Houses

    Tabriz, Treasure of Iranian Historical Houses

    Tabriz, IRNA – The ancient city of Tabriz with several thousand years of history along with monuments and buildings, has beautiful, ancient and valuable historical houses that are a reminder of the rich culture and history of Azarbaijan province, especially from the Safavid and Qajar era and the Constitutional Movement culminated in 1906.