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Salehieh Seminary School (PHOTOS)

Salehieh Seminary School was a major philosophy center for Shiite Muslims in the 19th century.
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Kazemi Mansion in Tehran (PHOTOS)

The mansion houses a number of models and dolls which represent the jobs and traditions of the people who lived in Tehran 150 years ago.
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Furg Citadel in eastern Iran (PHOTOS)

Furg Citadel has 18 round watchtowers which overlook all nearby villages and roads.
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Hindu temple in southern Iran (PHOTOS)

The temple was initially built as a place of worship for Hindu traders who were based in Bandar Abbas.
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Markooh Castle, a tourist attraction in northern Iran (PHOTOS)

Markooh Castle is visited by many tourists each year and is one of the most beautiful tourist attractions of the Caspian province of Mazandaran.
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Takht-e Soleyman, a mystery historical site in northwestern Iran (PHOTOS)

Since Takht-e Soleyman was registered on the UNESCO World Heritage List, efforts have been made to unravel its mysteries.
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Tomb of Omar Khayyam (PHOTOS)

Snapshots of the tomb of Omar Khayyam, a famous Persian poet who was born and laid to rest in Neishabour.
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Radkan Tower (PHOTOS)

Images of Radkan Tower in northeastern Iran which is almost 800 years old.
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Einodolleh Mansion in Tehran (PHOTOS)

The mansion dates back to the Qajar era and was registered as a national historical site in 1998.

Italy returns large haul of Iran’s stolen artifacts

A large haul of Iran’s stolen artifacts had been recovered by the Italian art police and was handed over to a representative from the Iranian Embassy in Italy.

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