•    2017-03-07 14:08

    Ancient observatory uncovered in Persian Gulf coasts

    BANDAR ABBAS, Mar. 07 (MNA) – Excavations in Tomb-e Pargan a site on a hill in the city of Bastak have uncovered a Sassanian-era edifice with unknown application.

  • سفال های باستانی کشف شده در سنقر 2017-01-24 16:20

    7-millennial earthenware uncovered in ancient hill

    KERMANSHAH, Jan. 24 (MNA) – Excavation in eastern part of Kermanshah province in Songhor Koliaei have uncovered 7-millenial earthenware from an ancient hill.

  • مایکل آکسورثی 2017-01-21 17:14

    Uni. of Exeter fellow:

    Circles in Iran, West ‘contributing to a misconceived image of Iran’

    TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) – The author of ‘A History of Iran: Empire of the Mind’’ believe the image the west has about Iran is shaped by a variety of sources and facts it receives from the Arab neighbors of the country.

  • موزه لوور 2017-01-18 10:15

    Louvre antiquities to go on display in Iran

    TEHRAN, Jan. 18 (MNA) – Following the signing of an agreement between Iran’s custodians of cultural heritage and the Louvre, a number of antique pieces from the prestigious French museum will be displayed in Iran.

  • سخنرانی ظریف 2016-11-15 13:41


    FM to declassify diplomatic documents

    TEHRAN, Nov. 15 (MNA) – Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has said historical documents belonging to 30 years ago and classified documents to 40 years ago will be released gradually.

  • باستان شناسی 2016-11-08 16:31

    New Iron Age site emerges in Khorasan

    MASHHAD, Nov. 08 (MNA) – Radiocarbon dating by Carbon-14 indicates Samalghan site in Khorasan has been settled from Iron II down to Islamic periods.

  • کاوش در محوطه پارینه سنگی میرک سمنان 2016-10-27 12:48

    Paleolithic site becomes 63,000 years old

    SEMNAN, Oct. 27 (MNA) – The second season of archaeological excavations has indicated Mirak Paleolithic site had been settled far beyond the date speculated.

  • باستان شناسی 2016-10-04 20:29

    3 tombs uncovered in western province

    SANANDAJ, Oct. 04 (MNA) – Excavations to demarcate Torkhanabad in Marivan in western province of Kurdistan, have uncovered three cemeteries where Islamic-era pottery, architecture, and human remains abound.

  • کاوش باستان شناسی 2016-09-19 13:45

    Sassanid-era architecture uncovered in Takestan

    QAZVIN, Sep. 19 (MNA) – The second season of archaeological expedition in Takestan’s Islamic Azad University site has uncovered architectures possibly Sassanid in origin.

  • 45d065df-f9d0-4bec-8471-61e.jpg 2016-08-02 15:58

    Sassanid-era food jars found in Bushehr waters

    BUSHEHR, Aug. 02 (MNA) – Excavations under Persian Gulf waters in Bushehr have uncovered food jars belonging to Sassanid era.

  • 1.jpg 2016-07-31 22:09

    Excavation in Amol old city uncovers pottery, glass

    AMOL, Jul. 31 (MNA) – Excavations in old city of Amol (Hall of Fame) have uncovered glazed ceramic and glass belonging to Islamic and modern periods.

  • 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.

  • محوطه تاریخی 2016-06-19 18:28

    Excavation uncovers Ilkhanid-era pottery

    ISFAHAN, Jun. 19 (MNA) – Archeological excavations have uncovered pottery objects dating back to Ilkhanid era in Isfahan’s Feizabad archeological site.

  • کراپ‌شده - ارگ بم 2016-05-25 19:25

    Bam Citadel to open to public after 13 years

    KERMAN, May 25 (MNA) – The world’s largest adobe building has only recently been finding its past glory after reconstruction of its most beautiful part which is planned to be opened to interested public.

  • 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.

  •   2016/04/05

    By: Patrick Deneen

    How a generation lost its common culture

    TEHRAN, Apr. 05 (MNA) – A University of Notre Dame professor laments that the educational system of the west has gone painfully astray in fostering a generation without any commitment to history and shared history.

  • 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.

  • Pasargadae 2015-12-01 15:56

    Iran, Italy restoring Pasargadae

    SHIRAZ, Dec. 01 (MNA) – A team of Iranian and Italian experts has begun their works in the palace of Cyrus the Great in Pasargadae, Iran’s southern province of Fars.

  • موزه 13 آبان لانه جاسوسی آمریکا 2015-11-04 10:41

    ‘November 4’ museum held in ‘Den of Espionage’

    TEHRAN, Nov. 04 (MNA) – ‘Den of Spies,’ epithet to describe former US embassy in Tehran hosts ‘November 4’ museum which displays advanced spying devices and technologies of the time during Pahlavi era.

  • پرچم ایران و چین 2015-09-20 08:10

    Iran-China cultural event to revive Silk Road

    TEHRAN, Sep. 20 (MNA) – International Affairs Deputy of Iran’s Islamic Culture and Relations Organization (ICRO) has said 4th Iran-China Cultural Relations Conference will have as its focus revival of the Silk Road.

  • شهر سلطانیه 2015-08-17 23:36

    By: Solmaz Shahbazi

    Soltaniyeh, hosting beauty of ‘historic proportions’

    ZANJAN, Aug. 17 (MNA) – The capital city of world’s largest empire, once the largest and oldest mud brick dome, now has revealed quite a city in its heart.

  • تیسفون 2015-08-03 00:29

    Iran, Iraq to file Taq Kasra for World Heritage Status

    TEHRAN, Aug. 02 (MNA) – Iranian and Iraqi cultural heritage organizations have formed a joint committee to work for registration of Taq Kasra for World Heritage Status.