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National Museum of Iran

Emam Khomeini Ave. | Si-e-Tir corner, Tehran 11369, Iran
672061-6
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Some works of louvre

I visited this museum last year but i went there again to see some of works of the louvre... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Arash1352
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Tehran, Iran
A good start for a tour in Iran

Today, we spent hours in the National Museum of Iran. We visited first the temporary part of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Saeid_Nouri_Neshat
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Tehran Province, Iran
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This museum proudly celebrates the rich heritage of Iran with a spectacular collection of sculptures, ceramics and seals that date back to the 4th and 5th centuries BC.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Emam Khomeini Ave. | Si-e-Tir corner, Tehran 11369, Iran
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672061-6
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this museum last year but i went there again to see some of works of the louvre museum.these works will be here in the next two months. It was very crowded.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today, we spent hours in the National Museum of Iran. We visited first the temporary part of the Louvre which was fascinating and then the photos by Kiarostami from Louvre which was astonishing. I do not know by what date these photos are on display,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We only visited the Islamic art museum, part of this complex and not discribed on tripadvisor by itself. That was good but we have seen much better; the quality of the pieces here is rather low. The Louvre exposition was ridiculous! Just a handful of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are several interesting museums in that neighborhood. The main ones are two separate buildings called "The Museum of Ancient Iran" and "The Museum of the Islamic Era". Both of them are captivating and charming. Unfortunately, the entrance fee for foreign visitors is a bit...More

Thank Sam K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This attraction is hidden behind the big door , where we noticed from the street as communication or post museum. We walked pass the big door , then there were complex of Malek nationsl library and archives, Ebrat museum, building of ministry of foreign affairs...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've visited Louvre exhibition recently which was fascinating, but the description should be written larger, it was really hard to read them especially when a couple of people gathered around a monument. About National museum: you can see magnificent collection, but the method that the...More

1  Thank faezeh f
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

If you are interested in history, specially history of iran, it's a good place. Both before islam and after islam.

1  Thank Mahdi M
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

We spent quite a long time here but it was still no where near enough for the variety and amount of objects on display. We had a private guide who could ensure we saw the key pieces but then there was so much more to...More

1  Thank ColchesterSleeper
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

bagh meli gate complex contains many buildings. It is located in center part of tehran . The architecture of the buildings in this palace is amix of modern and traditional iranian architecture. So the visitors who are interested to Qajar architecture and history of iran...More

1  Thank Ali M
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

The Museum was ok. It’s a natural history museum that showcases bones, pottery, tools, etc. from various periods in Persia. Signs are available in English. It costs 300,000 rials (€9) to get in. Islamic Museum is on the same compound.

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