Sacred Defense Museum

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  • “40 Sovereignty” 2020-09-30 18:39

    Foreign diplomats visit war exhibit in Tehran

    TEHRAN – A number of foreign diplomats visited “Sovereignty of 40”, an exhibition on Iran’s latest achievements in resistance and the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war, which is known as the Sacred Defense in Iran, underway at the Sacred Defense Museum.

  • Resistance Film Festival 2020-09-22 17:55

    Resistance festival opens with tribute to war cinema dead 

    TEHRAN – The 16th Resistance International Film Festival opened at the Sacred Defense Museum in Tehran on Monday, paying tribute to five cineastes of the Iranian war cinema who have died over the past year.

  • Sacred Defense Museum 2020-09-21 18:19

    Films, art shows observing war anniversary at Sacred Defense Museum 

    TEHRAN – The Sacred Defense Museum in Tehran is organizing a variety of programs to observe the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war, which is known as the Sacred Defense in Iran.

  • Vacations on the edge: a glance of war tourism in Iran 2020-09-20 23:17

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Vacations on the edge: a glance of war tourism in Iran

    On one hand, even talking about war is bitter, particularly for those who went to the second-longest war of the 20th-century after the Vietnam War. On the other, walking through former battlefields or visiting war ruins and relics at a museum may give you a profound impression over the grimy face of war, and deeper insight to whom once involved in the battle.

  • “Whispers Behind the Line” by Alireza Naderi and Ashkan Kheilnejad. (Theater.ir/file photo) 2020-09-20 18:36

    Tehran Sacred Defense Museum to observe war anniversary by theatrical performances  

    TEHRAN – The 40th anniversary of the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war will be observed by performing nine plays, which will be staged for eight days in the courtyard of the museum.

  • Sacred Defense Museum 2020-06-28 20:00

    Sacred Defense Museum extends visiting hours

    TEHRAN – Sacred Defense Museum in north-central Tehran has extended the end of visiting hours from currently 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. during holidays and weekends, ISNA reported.

  • “Resistance Alleys” opens at Sacred Defense Museum 2020-01-11 14:36

    “Resistance Alleys” opens at Sacred Defense Museum

    Senior military commanders visit an exhibition showcasing Iran’s achievements in various fields over the past 40 years at the Sacred Defense Museum in Tehran on January 9, 2020. The exhibit titled “Resistance Alleys” will run until January 16. (Tehran Times/Mohammad Kodabakhsh)

  • A man visits the End of Terrorism Art Competition exhibition at Tehran’s Art Bureau on May 14, 2018. (Tasnim/Masud Shahrestani) 2020-01-04 18:32

    Tehran museum to host End of Terrorism art exhibition

    TEHRAN – A selection of artworks from the End of Terrorism Art Competition (the End of Daesh Art Competition) will be showcased in an exhibition at the Sacred Defense Museum in Tehran during February.

  • Sacred Defense documents and memoirs 2019-12-16 18:27

    War documents, memoirs published in 20 books 

    TEHRAN – A collection of 20 new books containing documents on the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war, known as the Sacred Defense in Iran, and memoirs of the soldiers and commanders has been published in Tehran.

  • Foreign visits to Sacred Defense Museum jumps 80 percent 2019-07-16 19:22

    Foreign visits to Sacred Defense Museum jumps 80 percent

    TEHRAN - The number of foreign tourists visiting the Sacred Defense Museum in Tehran in the past Iranian calendar year (March 2018-19) jumped 80 percent compared with a year earlier.