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Niavaran Palace Complex, Tehran

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Take a peek into the life of Persian royals at Niavaran Palace Complex, a series of residences built for various Shahs of the Qajar and Pahlavi dynasties. The complex originated in the late 18th century, when Fath-Ali Shah used it as a summer home, and numerous buildings were added to it until the overthrown of the Iranian monarchy in 1979. Take a tour of the lush garden and the historic mansions to see how the Shahs lived, and admire an array of relics, art pieces, elegant furniture, and personal items that belonged to members of the royal families. Make Niavaran Palace Complex a centerpiece of your Tehran vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Tehran itinerary builder.
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  • Located at corner of Niavaran round about it is the palace of the late Pahlavi's. The entrance fee I think is around 10$ for non Iranians. Its gives an insight to humble the shah of Iran was. The gard...  more »
  • I grew up in an era when the Shah was still the ruler of Iran and also when he was driven out into exile, therefor I found this visit to Niyavaran palace interesting. The art collected by Farah Dibah ...  more »
  • Niavaran palace is not that much interesting in comparison with other historical sites which might be seen by tourists. The only palace in this complex which may be interesting is Sahebgharaniyeh pala...  more »
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  • Beautiful garden, peaceful environment and lovely atmosphere. Excellent place to grab nonalcoholic drinks and chat with friends. The architecture of the buildings is unique in Iranian contemporary architecture.
  • Amazing and must visit place if you are art lover..
  • Very nice place but everything was sold to another museums in Paris. And always go to only the 2 palace
  • lovely garden and beautiful view
  • Do NOT miss it. MARVELOUS