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Hot and dry

You'd have to be an archaeological enthusiast to get much out of this site. It takes a lot of... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2016
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I don't remember much

There was a museum and I don't remember more, cause it was 5 years ago! (sorry for the date ;( ) I... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2016
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Pres d'Amir Kabir Street | rue perpendiculaire côté nord d'Amir Kabir Street, Kashan 87134, Iran
+98 31 5522 5134
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 17 July 2018

For me, a history and culture nut, this place is terrific. It's on the outskirts of Kashan and there is nothing else there but the remains of the archeological dig and a tiny museum but, wow, at 5,000 years it's one of the oldest permanent...More

1  Thank Peter K
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Reviewed 29 July 2015

Silk can be very interesting in the books and internet but when you reach to actual place in Kashan it is really disappointed . unfortunately like as most other historical places there are no enough information , no guide ,....buildings has surrounded Silk and really...More

2  Thank MohammadNejad
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Reviewed 26 December 2016

i know this is very important document of history but i think Maintenance and presentation of this place is not so good.

1  Thank maryam m
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

is a very old hill in heart of Kashan . MR.Romen Grishman a archaeologist explore this tepe in past and after that be famouse because he found ancient civilization . but be careful if you want see Tepe Sialk you should know ( or search...More

Thank Shaham Z
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

You'd have to be an archaeological enthusiast to get much out of this site. It takes a lot of imagination to see what was once there. The day we visited was very hot and windy and it's very glary. I could have skipped it.

Thank shelleydark
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This is a little town within driving distance from Tehran. Archaeological work at the site to date discovered evidence of settlement from 7000 BC and was occupied ever since. After every raining season more fragments of pottery becomes visible on the ground surface. This is...More

Thank racuch
Reviewed 19 August 2016

tape sialk is a very old historical site and about 7000 to 8000 years ago human are living there but iranian and french archaeologist are unearth this region and find many old things and unfortunatly every thing was find,they brought to louvre museum.i highly recommend...More

Thank pghadamli
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

There was a museum and I don't remember more, cause it was 5 years ago! (sorry for the date ;( ) I myself, love every kind of museum so if you like them, why not give it a try?

1  Thank Ronak_gh
Reviewed 17 July 2016

The best time to go is in the morning, before the heath of the afternoon. Aside from the historical site of Sialk, the gaurdian of the place is a very knowledgeable gentleman who participated in restoring the artefacts, and speaks french fluently, don't miss talking...More

Thank Zohreh F
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

One of the oldest Cemeteries in the world that has been excavated , most of the findings are in Louvre , the dead was buried with ceramic wares and bronz tools , it has a very small show place with a little in it .

Thank shohrehr791
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Consisting of several archeological sites a few kilometers from the city center, Tappeh-ye Seyalk has been intermittently excavated by French and Iranian teams over the last 70+ years. I visited one of the areas as my first stop in the city before seeing the more...More

1  Thank midway42
Reviewed 23 May 2016

This is History with a capital H! A sign that humans existed this region minimum 8000 years prior! Great attraction!

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