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Iranian architecture makes a splash

Magnificent images of historic Iranian architecture shot by foreign photographers visiting Iran
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Old Telegraph House in southeastern Iran (PHOTOS)

The Telegraph House is the oldest modern building in Chabahar which was built by the British in 1864 to promote sailing and trade.
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Rijab tourist attraction (PHOTOS)

Images of Rijab, one of at least top 50 tourist attractions in the western Iranian provinces of Kermanshah.
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Facial reconstruction of 7,000-year-old skeleton

The computer-aided facial reconstruction has resulted in the creation of a chin, cheekbones, lips, a nose, eyes and ears.
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Taq-e Bostan (PHOTOS)

Photos of Taq-e Bostan, an ancient site in western Iran, which is a major tourist attraction.
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Naqsh-e Rustam (PHOTOS)

Images of Naqsh-e Rustam, a representation of Iranian arts, culture and history which dates to back to 1200 BC.
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Moghadam Museum (PHOTOS)

Moghadam House-turned-Museum is known to be the world's most expensive when it comes to housing priceless historical objects.
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Massoudieh Mansion in Tehran (PHOTOS)

Images of Massoudieh Mansion which sits on a 4,000 square meter expanse of land and has been a registered national site since 1998.
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A burning candle, a hot bath; connect the dots

An Iranian inventor has replicated the boiler of Sheikh Bahai’s Bath to unravel the secret of the historical bath.
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House of Aminis in central Iran (PHOTOS)

Images of Aminiha Hosseiniyeh, an 1858 house of mourning in Qazvin.

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