Iran archaeology an overview
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Archaeology in Iran has the major function of exploring, excavating, conserving, protecting the monuments and sites. Here we have presented the information on Iran archaeologist, monuments, archaeological sites, and archaeological museums.


Museums in Iran

The museums are mostly historical museums which house the monuments belonging to different periods, ranging from the prehistoric period to the colonial period and are located in different geographical settings. Here are the lists of museums that are present all over Iran.

Zanjan Anthropological Museum

This museum is located in the historical site of the beautiful edifice of the Rakhtshooy ...

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Heritage sites in Iran

Iran has an extraordinarily rich, vast and diverse cultural heritage in the form of built heritage, archaeological sites and remains since prehistoric times. Here we provide a short and snappy list of famous heritage sites in Iran.

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Pioneering archaeologists in Iran

The Archaeologists in Iran have contributed a lot to the Indus valley civilization and in the underwater Archaeology of the shore temples. Here we provide a short and snappy list of famous Archaeologist in Iran.

Fereidoun Biglari

Fereidoun Biglari is an Iranian archaeologist and a museum curator.He ...
Marjan Mashkour

M Her research interest is late Paleolithic fauna of the ...
Parviz Varjavand

Varjavand was active in cultural heritage affairs and he made ...
Abolfazl Aali

He is the director of the archaeological exactions at the ...
Massoud Azarnoush

Azarnoush helped young archaeologists and students to join to the ...
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Monuments in Iran

Monuments in Iran mainly include temples, mosques, tombs, churches, cemeteries, forts, palaces, step-wells, rock-cut caves, and secular architecture as well as ancient mounds and sites which represent the remains of ancient habitation. Here you could browse through the famous monuments found in Iran.

Statue Of Nader Shah

Statue of Nader Shah Afshar, the last great Asian military conqueror was constructed to honor his military genius.Some historians have ...

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Archaeological Organizations in Iran

Archaeological organizations of Iran are professional bodies operating either for commercial or non- commercial purpose providing information about each and every minute aspect in the field of archaeology. This page acts as illustrative resource that provides a list of the archaeology organizations existing throughout the world. You can also have access to the contact details, history and other details about the professional archaeological organizations.