Tehran tourism with its busy and crowded streets all over the day might seem impossible sometimes. There are lots of people in which just and only for business, health, education and classes and events travel Tehran. But if they know that behind these busy, crowded and full of traffic streets and skyscrapers and towers what beautiful mansions exist with great atmosphere in which are waiting for seeing by tourists will change mind and idea about great megacity of Tehran. In this article, Espad Travel is going to introduce you to seven glorious Tehran mansions to visit and enjoy as your Tehran tourism journey.
While walking along the Valiasr street with its all beauty and sightseeings which modern Tehran has, you can not miss visiting this awesome mansion. Behind Ferdows garden has been located in a beautiful mansion from the Qajar period which has built by the order of Qajar Mohammad King. The mansion which these days is called Cinema museum. Inside the building of this museum, there are photos and facilities of cinema with 100 years of history with great artists and professors of cinema which is available for public visit. The best part of this mansion is a balcony with walls and pillars decorated and designed with beautiful flowers and wooden windows. Inside the museum space, there are two coffee shops that invite you to taste a delicious coffee and watch a glorious view of the mansion.
Cinema museum is located at Valiasr street behind the Ferdows garden and from Sundays to Thursdays you can visit the museum from 9 to 19 and Fridays from 14 to 19. The museum is closed on Saturdays.
At Naser Khosro street, one of the oldest streets of Tehran there is Roshan center which is the oldest Tehran shopping center. This building which has been built with Gutic style architecture within Tehran street may seem strange. Its architecture reminds the streets of old Europa. Ahora Maza icon is the only Iranian icon in this glorious mansion. This building has been built at 1311 and for access, you reach there by Imam Khomeini or Panzdah Khordad subway station.
Zaman museum is sitting inside a great and glorious garden built with Iranian style architecture. This museum is a valuable galley of amazing and historic clocks and time measuring facilities. As a result, it is an awesome icon of Iranian architecture. Hossein Khodad a famous businessman once was the owner of this mansion but now this beautiful building is a museum of different clocks, watches and table time facilities. Its blue walls and white windows have given this mansion a very unique view as if it’s wearing a white cloth. At 1382 this beautiful home recorded as a national icon. Professor Mahmood Hessabi’s watch and sunny watch of Naseraldin Shah is part of the valuable assets of this museum. You can visit this museum daily except Fridays from 9 a.m to 14 p.m.
Masoudieh palace is one of the most beautiful buildings of the Qajar period. This mansion has seen many events like the formation of the first education ministry. As another occurrence we can point the creation of the first country’s national library. Its features are its amazing architecture, beautiful design and decoration, and its lovely garden. Masoudieh palace is located in Baharestan square and you can visit it daily.
Golestan Palace is a complex consists of kingdom buildings is a sample of a combination of Iranian and European architecture. Its amazing view and beautiful inside decoration and design with its glorious garden have made it a Must see in Tehran.
Mirror and glass museum has been located at a 90 years old home from Ahmad Ghavam. This building before becoming a museum has been Egypt embassy for a while. Its architecture is a combination of west and east architecture. Its wooden pillars and amazingly beautiful decoration it’s great and advantages. This museum is located in Si-Tir street.