The Lost Churches in Iran

The majority of historical churches in Iran that possess historical and artistic value were built around the eight century A.H. or the 14th century AD, and the period thereafter. However, this does not mean that there were no churches existing in the country before that period. During the reign of Shah Abbas, the Safavid king, […]

Necropolis, The city of dead. photo: @SamDavani
National Museum of Iran in Tehran, Iran - Iran Destination

National Museum of Iran in Tehran, Iran – Iran Destination

Where is National Museum of Iran?  National Museum of Iran, this modest museum, is no Louvre, but it is chock-full of Iran’s rich history. National museum of Iran is located in Tehran, and it includes of two complexes, Museum of Ancient Iran (1937 BC) and Museum of Islamic Art and Archaeology of Iran (1972 BC). You […]

A Brief History of Arg-e Bam

A Brief History of Arg-e Bam

A Brief History of Arg-e Bam A Brief History of Arg-e Bam : Bam is located on the southern edge of the Iranian plateau,in a desert environment in Kerman. There is no precise archaeological dating of the buildings of the citadel of Bam, but through historic sources and ancient texts the first human settlement in […]

Damqan

Damqan, a silk road city, attractions

Damqan, a silk road city, attractions Damqan a city in Semnan province is one of the oldest cities of Iran which dates back to the time when it was the capital of Parthian and the called it Sad Darvazeh (in Greece Hekatom Polis). The oldest mosque in Iran is located in this city.It has been […]