• تپه 7000 ساله پوستچی شیراز 2017-12-13 20:27

    Ancient mound to be excavated after 80 years

    TEHRAN, Dec. 13 (MNA) – Eighty years ago renowned archaeologist Sir Aurel Stein conducted surveys in western Iran, and the Girairan mound was one of the sites. Iranian archaeologists are going to excavate the place after 80 years.

  • سد طالقان 2017-11-11 21:39

    Archeologists unearth Qajar era pilgrimage site in NE Iran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 11 (MNA) – The Chandir Dam Archaeological Salvage Project led to excavating a pilgrimage site of Qajar Dynasty era in Iranian north-eastern province of North Khorasan, said a local official.

  • باستان شناسی 2017-09-06 23:30

    Copper Stone Age artefact discovered in N Iran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 06 (MNA) – The Provincial General Director of CHHTOI in Ardabil broke the news that an artefact of copper Stone Age was discovered in Germi County of the northern province.

  • باستان شناسی 2017-08-27 19:33

    Pottery inscription unearthed in SE Iran

    TEHRAN, Aug. 27 (MNA) – Public Affairs Department at Cultural Heritage and Tourism Research Institute reported a major discovery in southeastern Iran.

  • جشن رونمایی از محوطه باستانی ازبکی 2016-08-29 12:30

    Uzbeki Ancient Hill privately inaugurated

    KARAJ, Aug. 29 (MNA) – Uzbeki Ancient Hill, some 9 millennia old, in Nazarabad, Alborz province, is in the queue for registration in UNESCO World Heritage Site. It will soon be open to the public after it was inaugurated only by local government authorities on Monday.

  • شهر سوخته سیستان 2016-07-26 20:15

    Sculpture of ancient woman with prosthetic eyes to be erected

    KERMAN, Jul. 26 (MNA) – An archaeologist in Kerman has said her team has provided the conditions for any artist to erect the sculpture of Burnt City’s ancient women which had reportedly prosthetic eyes.

  • Untitled123.jpg 2016-07-24 14:16

    Traces of Neolithic era uncovered in Fars’ Bavanat county

    SHIRAZ, Jul. 24 (MNA) – The first season of archaeological excavations in Bavanat county in Fars province has led to the discovery of 200 objects with the oldest having traces back to the Neolithic era.

  • Qeshm-news-(2).jpg 2016-07-09 13:25

    Oldest human settlement uncovered in Persian Gulf

    QESHM, Jul. 09 (MNA) – Archaeological excavations have uncovered mid-Paleolithic stone tools in Qeshm Island.

  • اورامانات 2016-04-09 19:34

    Relics of ancient six-millennia-old village uncovered

    SANANDAJ, Apr. 09 (MNA) – Archaeologists in western province of Kurdistan have uncovered remains of a village, probably settled during sixth millennia BC, several miles from Sanandaj.

  • 7000 yr old woman 2016-02-02 12:04

    Studies revealed;

    Tehran’s 7,000-year-old woman had infection

    TEHRAN, Feb. 02 (MNA) – Tehran’s 7 millennia woman discovered in Nov. 2014 has shown signs of pinworm infection, Department of Parasitology and Mycology at Tehran Uni. of Medical Sciences announced on Tuesday.

  • محوطه باستانی تهران 2016-01-10 21:57

    Bronze, Iron Age items found in Tehran’s Kavousiyeh hills

    TEHRAN, Jan. 10 (MNA) – Preliminary investigations in Tehran’s Kavousiyeh hills has indicated that the hills had been settled in Sialk 1, Sialk 3, Bronze and Iron ages.

  • 7-millennia-old woman 2015-11-07 12:51

    7,000-year-old woman's skeleton moves to National Museum

    TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) – Tehran’s 7-millennia-old woman discovered during the diggings in Mowlavi St. in downtown Tehran by Tehran Water and Wastewater Company, was transferred to National Museum of Iran.