Rey

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  • People visit the 12th-cenury Tughrul Tower in Rey, southern Tehran. 2019-07-10 21:53

    15% rise in visits to historical sites in Rey

    TEHRAN – Visits to historical sites in Rey surged 15 percent during the first three months of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21) compared to the same period a year earlier.

  • Ancient fort in southern Tehran to turn into outdoor museum 2019-07-02 20:17

    Ancient fort in southern Tehran to turn into outdoor museum

    TEHRAN – The ruined Gabri fort, which is said to date from Sassanid era, will be turned into an outdoor museum, an official with the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization said on Tuesday, IRNA reported.

  • Remnants of historical bathhouse, sewage system unearthed in Rey     2019-02-04 23:21

    Remnants of historical bathhouse, sewage system unearthed in Rey    

    TEHRAN – Vestiges of a centuries-old bathhouse and its sewage system have recently been discovered during an ongoing excavation project in Rey, southern Tehran, CHTN reported.

  • Ancient relics, fabrics unearthed in Rey 2019-01-23 21:44

    Ancient relics, fabrics unearthed in Rey

    TEHRAN – Some ancient relics and urban structures, deemed to date from Seljuk era (1037–1194), have recently been found during a construction project in the city of Rey, south of Tehran.

  • Basement of a shop in Tehran grand bazaar where pieces of prehistorical pottery were unearthed in 2014. 2018-11-17 20:29

    Evidence may push back history of Tehran by 6,600 years

    TEHRAN – Recent archeological studies has shed new light on the history of Tehran that may go down in time some 6,600 years more than previously thought, ISNA reported on Saturday.

  • Historical site found in southern Tehran 2018-08-18 21:59

    Historical site found in southern Tehran

    TEHRAN – Tehran province’s cultural heritage director on Saturday said that traces of a historical site have been revealed near a southern sector of Imam Ali Highway that leads to the city of Rey.

  •  Ancient pottery kiln unearthed in Rey 2018-08-12 09:12

     Ancient pottery kiln unearthed in Rey

    TEHRAN – A team of Iranian archaeologists has recently unearthed an ancient pottery kiln near Tepe Bahram in Moqimabad village of Rey, southern Tehran.

  • People visit Cheshmeh-Ali, a historical site in southern Tehran. 2018-06-02 20:18

    Cheshmeh-Ali: How an ancient spring is disappearing

    TEHRAN - From the ancient times until almost the past year, Cheshmeh-Ali has been a source of vitality to a historical area of the same name in southern Tehran.

  • A file photo depicts an exterior view of Jameh Mosque in Qazvin 2017-12-23 20:51

    Quake causes cracks in four historical sites in Iran

    TEHRAN - Three historical sites in Qazvin and one other in Rey have suffered cracks as an earthquake with a magnitude of 5.2 struck a city near Tehran on Wednesday night.

  • A view of Shah-Abbasi caravanserai in Rey 2017-12-09 20:53

    Rey’s Shah-Abbasi caravanserai restored

    TEHRAN – A six-month rehabilitation project has brought a Shah-Abbasi caravanserai back to its former glory in Rey, a historical city in Tehran province.

  • A boy dives into a pool in Cheshmeh-Ali, literally meaning Spring of Ali, a historical and recreational spot located in the south of Tehran and north of Rey, on July 14, 2017. A 19th-century rock-carv 2017-07-16 09:02

    Cheshmeh-Ali, a tourist hub in southern Tehran

    A boy dives into a pool in Cheshmeh-Ali, literally meaning Spring of Ali, a historical and recreational spot located in the south of Tehran and north of Rey, on July 14, 2017. A 19th-century rock-carved bas-relief commissioned by the Qajar king Fath Ali shah (r. 1797 – 1834) is seen in the background as well.

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    Rey to host conference on poet Naser Khosrow

    TEHRAN – Rey, a historical town in southern Tehran, will host a conference on Iranian poet and theologian Naser Khosrow Qubadiani (1004-c.1072/77) on Wednesday.