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Reza Abbasi Museum, Tehran

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Visit the legacy of Queen Farah Pahlavi and a one-of-a-kind art collection at Reza Abbasi Museum. Exhibitions include both pre-Islamic and Islamic art, with some more than 4,000 years old. Walk through the chronologically organized museum and see everything from prehistoric artifacts to 20th century objects. Scholars will find over 10,000 books about history and art; unfortunately many documents were destroyed before the 1979 Islamic Revolution. While here, you can take courses in calligraphy, watercolor, oil painting, and drawing and create your own art at the museum. Plan to visit Reza Abbasi Museum and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Tehran attractions using our Tehran trip generator.
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  • The building is not nice but ancient jewelry and earthen dishes and ... are excellent. You can give electronic audience from office of museum. Museum has 3 floors it's better you begin from 3rd floor ...  more »
  • Located in front of my university couldn't imagine how awesome it is. Especially the upper floors containing ancient jewelries from hakhamaneshi and ...  more »
  • Far from the centre, taxi almost forced, this small museum contains wonders of the Achaemenid period on the top floor. Few visitors, the tour is even more enjoyable.
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  • They have a nice collection of some beautiful Persian miniature paintings and calligraphy.
  • A really good museum with a good variety of artworks. Don't miss it.
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  • Reza Abbasi Museum, Tehran's Shariati Street in 1356, opposite نصیرالدین khaje nasireddin University School of electricity, the opening of the famous painter, and to learn the term safavi was named Ahl-e Kashan Reza Abbasi.
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