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.
Two historical libraries of Iran appeared on the list of must-see libraries of the world.
Abdolhossein Zarrinkoob, a great Iranian, lays out the reasons why his fellow Iranians should take pride in being Iranian.
The President of UNESCO's General Conference, who is in Iran to attend a ceremony to commemorate registration of the Burnt City in the UNESCO's World Heritage List, has visited the historical sites in Kashan.
Soltaniyeh Dome, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in northwestern Iran, in photos.
A service is held in Isfahan to mark the 350th anniversary of a very old place of worship.