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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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  • We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to eh Niavaran Palace. It gave us an idea on how the Shah and the rest of the Roya l Family lived. The bedrooms were designed elegantly, some of the paintings displayed...  more »
  • Is interesting but with visit a pair of them palaces that there are in the complex is enough since each one has input own that there is that pay in addition to the input general
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  • It is wonderful complex in a big garden in north-east of tehran.Kings of Qajar and Pahlavi period were living here.you can see how was their life in these palaces!also there is a gallery of paintings ...  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