Historical monuments

Shahnameh

Shahnameh

Shahnameh, the book of the Abolghasem Ferdowsi, which contains about sixty thousand verses of poetry, is one of the largest and most prominent epic poets in the world. He was born in the city of Tus. Ferdowsi spent about thirty years writing that. The content of Shahnameh includes myths, legends, and history of Iran from the beginning to the conquest of Iran by the Arabs.This valuable literary book is divided into three parts: myths (from the reign of Kiomars to the reign of Fereydoun), heroism (from the uprising of Kaveh Ahangar to the death of Rostam), and historical (from the reign of...
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Persepolis

Persepolis

Persepolis, also known as (Parseh, Takhte Jamshid, Hezarsotun or Chehel Manar) is located in the north of Fars province (fifty kilometers northeast of Shiraz).Persepolis is the name of one of the ancient cities of Iran, which many years ago was the beautiful capital of the kingdom of Iran during the Achaemenid period. In this ancient city, there was a place that was used for holding ceremonies and celebrations, especially Nowruz, during the reign of the ancient kings.The founder of Persepolis was Darius the Great. After him, his son, Xerxes, and his grandson, Ardeshir expanded the...
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Pasargad

Pasargad

Five hundred and fifty years BC, the land of Persia was the residence of the Achaemenids. The Persian dynasty, led by Cyrus, defeated the Medes and chose the region now known as Pasargadae as their capital.Pasargad is a collection of ancient structures left over from the Achaemenid period, which is located in Pasargad city in Fars province. This large complex, which is located on a high plain 1900 meters above sea level, in a mountain fence, includes buildings such as the tomb of Cyrus the Great, the royal garden of Pasargadae, the palace, the bridge, the fountains of the royal garden, the...
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The Historic City of Rey

The Historic City of Rey

Rey city (or Shahr-e Rey) is one of the oldest cities in Iran and the world and one of the cities of Tehran province. The history of living in this city dates back to three thousand years BC. At that time, the Aryan tribes founded the city of Rey, which at the time was the largest city in the world.Ray literally means royal city. The resident and people of Rey were called Razi. The city of Rey has been the capital of Iran for some time. This city is now part of the city of Tehran and is located in the south. The distance from Rey city to the center of Tehran is less than fourteen...
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Saad Abad complex

Saad Abad complex

Saad Abad's cultural and historical complex includes mansions and a palace that was built in Darband, in the northernmost and most pleasant climate of Tehran. This complex is located on a land area of three hundred hectares, of which more than one hundred and eighty hectares are natural forests, springs, aqueducts, orchards, greenhouses, and streets. Saad Abad palaces reach the beautiful and high mountains of Alborz from the north. Jafarabad river passes through the middle of the palace grounds. Saad Abad complex was built during the Qajar period and about two hundred years ago and...
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Cyrus the Great

Cyrus the Great

Cyrus II, better known as Cyrus the Great, was the founder and first imperial king of the Achaemenid dynasty, who ruled large parts of Asia between 559 and 529 BC.In his youth, Cyrus first rebelled against the Medes, who were the kings of Iran, and then invaded and conquered the Median capital at Hegmataneh (modern-day Hamedan). After this, Cyrus founded the Achaemenid dynasty. In 539 BC, Cyrus went to the battle of Babylon and finally conquered it. In the famous Cyrus Cylinder discovered in Babylon, Cyrus introduces himself as the son of Cambyses, the great king of Anshan. The Cyrus...
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Mashhad

Mashhad

Mashhad is a big city in northeastern Iran and the capital of Khorasan Razavi province. This city was the capital of Iran during the Afshari era. Mashhad, with a population of nearly four million, is the second most populous city in Iran after Tehran. The area of Mashhad is about 289 square kilometers. The climate of Mashhad is temperate and changeable and has hot and dry summers and cold and wet winters. The maximum temperature in summer is 43 degrees Celsius above zero and the minimum in winter is a few degrees below zero. The word Mashhad means the place of martyrdom. Imam Reza,...
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Tehran Bazaar

Tehran Bazaar

There is a big and old bazaar in Tehran, which is called Tehran Bazaar and is located in the center of the city. This bazaar is located between the streets of Rumi in the south, Sirus in the east, 15 Khordad in the north, and Khayyam in the west. Panzdeh Khordad Square (one of the famous squares in the south of Tehran) is located outside the bazaar range and Sabzeh Maidan is located in the bazaar range. One of the main passages in the market is Loti Saleh Pass. Every day, people from different parts of Tehran or cities come to this market to provide their daily necessities. The...
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