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Iron Age Museum

Imam Street | next to the Blue Mosque, Tabriz 413, Iran
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A great place for me

For me it's a very special place full of unique history and stories! There you can travel in time... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
sadTabriz
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Tabriz
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unique museum

it was around 20 years ago that Tabriz municipality planned for a big mall in the area which now... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
MohammadNejad
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Tehran, Iran
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Imam Street | next to the Blue Mosque, Tabriz 413, Iran
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

For me it's a very special place full of unique history and stories! There you can travel in time and go back to the history of Tabriz layer by layer thanks to the remaining traces of layers on the wall! There are traces on the...More

Thank sadTabriz
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

it was around 20 years ago that Tabriz municipality planned for a big mall in the area which now the museum is located . the area is a historical area and seems a lot of items were demolished and destroyed during excavation and construction activity...More

1  Thank MohammadNejad
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Reviewed 26 December 2017

When the archaeological researches started at the museum's site, we had the chance to have a visit to the excavation works and the explored stuff including bronze kitchenware and iron weapons. There was more than 40 graves all accommodated human skeletons in couples. The explored...More

1  Thank Kaiseri
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

This is my own experience: I said wow! Here's my hometown and I didn't know that I am in an ancient civilization related to Iron age! In a strange way, whoever had been buried those times have been saved almost completely because of minerals and...More

Thank Sarvi A
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

there was many kids adults and couple death body there was ancient cemetery after big earthquake in many years ago that cemetery Buried after 8000 years Scientists find this cemetery that was awsome

3  Thank triptavel
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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

It's a small but very interesting place to visit. The bodies had survived 5000 years. And the bodies were placed all in foetus position ( believing they will wake up for the new life )and was believed that the ones facing the sun had died...More

3  Thank Nooshin F
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Reviewed 9 August 2016

It is an extraordinary museum. It was a cemetery and people was buried like a fetus with objects and foods because of circle life. The good news is archeologists kind of decided not to move them to a museum and make that place to a...More

2  Thank SamiraPez
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Reviewed 7 May 2016

it is a site museum ! it mean that have real things in real location in 8 meter under ground historical bone and lifte from 3000 years ago city center in tabriz

1  Thank mostafa-ir
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Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

An excavation for building a hotel, uncover a 3000 years old 3 floor cemetry a great discovery for ancient history and underground civilizations

3  Thank tripophilia
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Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

It's very interesting museum in the historical city of tabriz. it's been discovered during a constructional project. The only bad thing is being close at holidays!! The museum is located in the middle of a commercial area and entrance of the museum is inside of...More

2  Thank Amaj A
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Faraanak
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Response from reza_tourguide | Reviewed this property |
Hello Faranak. Thanks for asking . you may have some information from other sources. But I will tell you what I know about this site. about 20 years ago when the municipality destroyed the houses around the blue mosque in... More
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