Achaemenid Empire


  • People visit tomb of Cyrus the Great in Pasargadae, southern Iran. 2018-10-10 22:06

    Aban 7th can be turned into tourism event, Mounesan says

    TEHRAN – The seventh day of the seventh Iranian calendar month of Aban - the anniversary of the entrance of Cyrus the Great (r. 559–530 BC) into Babylon - can be turned into a tourism event, Iran’s tourism chief Ali-Asghar Mounesan said on Tuesday.