History and Archaeology
The latest news and views about history and archaeology
Snapshots of a theater festival aimed at educating people in Isfahan on the Seljuq Dynasty through theatrical performances.
The recent finds have revealed that Persian tribes took up residence in Bojnourd at least 4,200 years ago.
If future excavations confirm the assumptions of archeologists, the theory about the shrinking and final annihilation of the Burnt City should be fully revised.
The key objective of the 5-year archeological project in Kaldar Cave is to develop an understanding of the global position of this region in Paleolithic studies.
Tal Ghale Seyfabad in the southern city of Kazerun was a trade and economic center in the Sassanid era.
The Iranian government hopes infusion of more funds to Persepolis will help create a board of trustees for the historical site.
Darband Caves in Gilan Province with archeological finds as old as the Paleolithic Era can unravel the mystery surrounding early cave dwellers in Iran.
Shahr-e Sukhteh- the Iranian Burnt City- finally makes it to the World Heritage List of UNESCO.