anthropology museum

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  • Gigantic park of anthropology being built near Tehran 2020-07-21 19:52

    Gigantic park of anthropology being built near Tehran

    TEHRAN – Construction of a gigantic anthropological park, which turns the spotlight of everyday life, traditions, and rituals of a variety of Iranian tribes, has reached its final phase in Karaj, a city some 30 km westward Tehran.

  • Once public bathhouse now an anthropological museum 2020-06-08 20:30

    Once public bathhouse now an anthropological museum

    TEHRAN - Once a hammam (public bathhouse) in the town of Jajarm, northeast Iran, the monument has lost its original usage as pile water is ubiquitous in almost every corner of the ancient land. The bathhouse is now an anthropological and cultural heritage museum depicting scenes of the lives of people in the past.

  • Wax effigies are on show at the centuries-old Hammam-e Vakil (once a public bathhouse) in Shiraz, southern Iran. (Photo credit: Flickr) 2020-04-19 19:30

    Setting up national museum of anthropology is a necessity: expert

    TEHRAN – Establishing a national museum of anthropology in Iran is a necessity to turn the spotlight on all people, local communities and folk cultures, director of Iran’s Anthropological Research Center, has said.

  • Assyrian cylinder seals unearthed in Iran 2019-12-02 18:55

    Assyrian cylinder seals unearthed in Iran

    TEHRAN – A senior Iranian archaeologist has announced discovery of dozens of cylinder seals, which once belonged to Assyria, kingdom of northern Mesopotamia that became the center of one of the great empires of the ancient Middle East.

  • Iran to host its largest ever meteorite exhibit 2019-04-26 23:37

    Iran to host its largest ever meteorite exhibit

    TEHRAN – The largest ever exhibition of meteorites in Iran will open on Sunday at the Museum of Anthropology of the UNESCO-registered Golestan Palace in Tehran.