This spacious modern museum predominantly features 19th- century decorative arts but the bottom floor has some 3000-year-old bronzes...
Tucked away in a walled rose garden is the well-preserved 1773 Aminiha Hosseiniyeh . It’s a private mansion that doesn’t look much from...
Safa Hammam is the best known of Qazvin’s traditional subterranean bathhouses to remain active. The domed central rest area is...
This wonderfully unpretentious, cheap and down-market all-male teahouse has chess and nard to play. Easily missed, the entrance is on...
Hezardasan makes a valiant attempt at giving its cellar room that sofrakhane sonati feel, but the overall effect is a little too neat to...
Lonely Planet review
The much more massive Ali Qapu was originally a 16th-century gateway to the royal precinct, a kind of forbidden inner city. Today it’s a police post so don’t take photographs.