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Tehran

SA'D ABAD GARDEN MUSEUM

  • The shah's summer residence during Ghajar Dynasty.
  • Became summer residence of Reza khan, the last Shah's father with 18 palaces (Pahlavi Dynasty).


Entrance to Sa'd Abad

  • Now many museums to choose from. Visit one or two or more depending on your interest.

Entrance to White Museum
Entrance to White Museum

  • National Palace (White) Museum -last Shah's palace with 54 rooms, biggest collection.

Waiting room in White Museum
Waiting room in White Museum
Waiting room in White Museum
(guests waited here to meet Shah)

  • Green Museum-Residence of Reza Khan and former office of the last Shah, the most beautiful palace in the country contains collection of carpets, and furniture plus architecture and plaster work.

  • Other museums: Military Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, Natural History Museum, Behzad and Abkar Museum, etc.

  • Area: 110 hectares (275 acres).

  • Allow plenty of time for all the museums and some time to wander around the wonderful gardens.

  • Make sure to visit the bookshop, great souvenirs and many tourist oriented books about Iran in English.

  • See Persian/Iranian Art