Tal Ghale Seyfabad in the southern city of Kazerun was a trade and economic center in the Sassanid era.
The National Library chief says his organization needs money to buy back the Iranian manuscripts which are kept in poor conditions in other countries.
Forg Castle is located in a namesake village in eastern province of Southern Khorasan. It is one of Iran's attractions that date back to the Afshar era.
Museums in Tehran province offer free admission to students to mark the national Student Day.
“Norwegian investors would welcome to participate in Iran’s economic projects,” said Norwegian Ambassador Norheim.
Standing tall at the heart of a mountain, a once strategic fort offering protection to people for centuries seems to be losing its battle against nature.
The Iranian government hopes infusion of more funds to Persepolis will help create a board of trustees for the historical site.
Iran is planning to apply for UNESCO World Heritage Site status for the Alamut Castle.
Naghsh-e Jahan Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in central Iran, in photos.
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has plans to place Shush, an ancient Iranian city, on the 2015 World Heritage List.