• A woman visits “Dutch Archaeology and Art”, on loan from Drents Museum, at the National Museum of Iran on October 2, 2018.  2018-10-03 16:55

    Dutch archaeological show opens in Tehran

    TEHRAN – On Tuesday, the Netherlands ambassador to Tehran cut the ribbon on an extensive Dutch archaeological show at the National Museum of Iran, where couple of months ago, hosted a Louvre show widely deemed as a new wave of cultural diplomacy between Iran and the West.

  • Detail shows a massive oil-on-canvas painting which was put on show at the Louvre-lens from March to July 2018. It depicts Qajar-era politicians, courtiers and military aids. 2018-09-12 23:42

    Tehran exhibit features artworks back from Louvre-Lens

    TEHRAN – On Wednesday, an exhibition of Qajar-era (1785-1925) objects, which France’s Louvre-Lens had borrowed earlier this year for a home show, opened its doors to the public at the UNESCO-registered Golestan Palace in downtown Tehran.

  • “Mithra killing the Bull”, one of the loaned objects at Tehran’s Louvre show, which ended on March 5 at the National Museum of Iran. 2018-07-31 10:54

    Louvre show wraps up months of boom in Tehran museum visits

    TEHRAN - A momentous Louvre show came to an end at the National Museum of Iran on Monday.

  • An undated photo depicts a woman visiting a Louvre show at the National Museum of Iran in downtown Tehran. 2018-06-09 21:43

    Louver extends Tehran show due to popularity

    TEHRAN - A landmark Louvre show in Tehran has been extended until July 30 by popular demand, the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization has said.