Carpet Museum of Iran, Tehran

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Immerse yourself in the world of Persian carpets and rugs at Carpet Museum of Iran. As you approach, note the holed structure surrounding the building's exterior walls, meant to resemble a carpet loom. Designed by the last queen of Iran, the museum houses over 100 exhibition pieces, some dating back to the 16th century. Explore the various patterns and regional styles, and learn about the art of carpet-weaving. Look for the carpet depicting the tree of life. The museum also boasts a library with 7,000 books. For Carpet Museum of Iran and beyond, use our Tehran tour itinerary maker website to get the most from your Tehran vacation.
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  • The beautiful carpets are a look back in the history of Iran. The artistry is amazing and the size of some of the rugs is mind boggling. There was a woman involved in weaving which gives a wonderful.....  more »
  • One can see some of the most wonderful carpets here....woven pictures, different weaves from different regions that tell many a tale. It's a great place to be in after time in the city. Spend some...  more »
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  • Persian carpets are famous in the world, The beautiful carpets are a look back in the history of Iran. The artistry is amazing and the size of some of the rugs is mind boggling. There was a woman involved in weaving which gives a wonderful example of the labor involved in constructing these beautiful artifacts. The building is a masterpiece if architecture by itself. Enjoy it
  • This museum is one of the most amazing places that I ever saw. They have enough historical Carpets that of you go different time to visit it, you will see new different carpets. Carpet is a combination of every kind of art, Iranian carpets are the oldest and most creative ones, Carpet Museum of Iran in Tehran could be one of your destinations when you are visiting Iran.

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