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Interesting to learn about the system developed in Yazd. When one understands the importance of water in those cities and how it helped their existence.
A beautiful old house turned in to a museum. Worth a short visit.
Interesting little museum about the qanat system and the importance of water management for Iran.
Unbelievable how ancient techniques like the qanats which have already been in place before Christ are still being used today.
Also you get to know how a qanat is made...More
This so called museum is not really worth it; few explanations are provided if you go by yourself, no audioguide can be provided either. So you end up trying to figure out what is what with really few explanations from labels or boards that begin...More
Yazd Water Museum (150,000 IRR / S$6.50 per pax) is located just opposite of the Amir Chakhmagh Temple. While the exterior of the museum looks inconspicuous, the exhibits in the museum tell an impressive history about how the Persians survived in this desert city with...More
This museum explains the notable water system in Yazd historically.
As you have visited some of birdgir or underground well, water mill in Yazd, this will be a summary to learn and review. If this museum is the first place, it is a good introduction.
I do not go crazy for museums but this was so interesting even for me! I would definitely suggest it because you will see how the old system worked and still today is working and you will be amazed by all the things you'll see....More
The museum is very well set out and maintained. Interesting explanation how water was brought to the city via underground tunnels, distributed to the inhabitants and used to drive a water wheel to grind grains.
Toilets are also available.