Museum, constructed in 1957 and inaugurated in 1962, is on Imam Khomeini
Ave (next to the Blue Mosque). With an area of 3000 square meters, it
consists of the following three main sections: A} Ethnological Section,
representing costumes and characteristics of various tribes and peoples of
Iran;B) Archaeological Section, exhibiting objects dating back to the
fourth millennium BC. Here one can see coins, weapons, decorative objects,
domestic utensils and tile works. These objects were excavated in Mushlan,
Hassanlu, Qara Tappeh, Khosrow Shah, and Marlik. C) History of
Col)stitutional Revolution Section, containing photographs and documents
of interest from the Constitutional Revolution of Iran.
Visiting Hours. Everyday
07:30 am-14:30PM. Tel. (041) 66343,65298.
Known as the
Sho'ara Cemetery, the Mausoleum is .the resting place of more than
fifty famous Iranian poets, mystics. scientists, and theologians in
Seqat 01- Eslam Avenue. Bodies of Assadi Tussi, Khaqani Shervani,
Zahir-e Faryabi, Qatran Tabrizi, Mohammad Shir.in Maqrebi, Homam
Tabrizi, Salman Savaji, Falaki Shervani, Qazi Beizavi, and the
celebrated contemporary poet of Tabriz, the late Mohammad Hossein
Shahryar are buried here.