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    * List of World Heritage Sites in Iran *

    فهرست میراث های جهانی در ایران

    (Wikipedia) - List of World Heritage Sites in Iran

    Iran has 17 sites inscribed in world heritage list.

    Inscribed sites Site Image Location Criteria Year Description Refs Armenian Monastic Ensembles of Iran Bam and its Cultural Landscape Bisotun Golestan Palace Gonbad-e Qabus Masjed-e Jāmé of Isfahan Meidan Emam, EsfahanPasargadaePersepolisSheikh Safi al-din Khānegāh and Shrine Ensemble in ArdabilShushtar Historical Hydraulic System SoltaniyehTabriz Historic Bazaar Complex Takht-e Soleyman Tchogha Zanbil The Persian Garden Shahr-e Sukhteh
    Iran !West Azerbaijan, 38°58′44″N 45°28′24″E / 38.97889°N 45.47333°E / 38.97889; 45.47333 (Armenian Monastic Ensembles of Iran) Cultural: (ii)(iii)(vi) 2008 including: St Thaddeus Monastery, St Stepanos Monastery, Chapel of Dzordzor, Chapel of Chupan, Church of the Holy Mother of God
    Iran !Kerman, 29°07′00.68″N 58°22′06.51″E / 29.1168556°N 58.3684750°E / 29.1168556; 58.3684750 (Bam and its Cultural Landscape) Cultural: (ii)(iii)(iv)(v) 2004 Arg-e Bam is the biggest adobe structure in the world. it is the most representative example of a fortified medieval town built in vernacular technique.
    Iran !Kermanshah, 34°23′18″N 47°26′12″E / 34.38833°N 47.43667°E / 34.38833; 47.43667 (Bisotun) Cultural: (ii)(iii) 2006
    Iran !Tehran, 35°40′49.32″N 51°25′13.84″E / 35.6803667°N 51.4205111°E / 35.6803667; 51.4205111 (Golestan Palace) Cultural: (i)(ii)(iii)(iv) 2013
    Iran !Golestan, 37°15′28.9″N 55°10′8.4″E / 37.258028°N 55.169000°E / 37.258028; 55.169000 (Gonbad-e Qabus) Cultural: (i)(ii)(iii)(iv) 2012 The 53 m high tomb built in ad 1006.It was the longest minaret at the time of construction.
    Iran !Isfahan, 32°40′11″N 51°41′7″E / 32.66972°N 51.68528°E / 32.66972; 51.68528 (Masjed-e Jāmé of Isfahan) Cultural: (ii) 2012
    Iran !Isfahan, 32°39′27″N 51°40′40″E / 32.65750°N 51.67778°E / 32.65750; 51.67778 (Meidan Emam, Esfahan) Cultural: (i)(v)(vi) 1979
    Iran !Pars,30°11′38″N 53°10′2″E / 30.19389°N 53.16722°E / 30.19389; 53.16722 (Pasargadae) Cultural: (i)(ii)(iii)(iv) 2004
    Iran !Fars, 29°56′4″N 52°52′25″E / 29.93444°N 52.87361°E / 29.93444; 52.87361 (Persepolis) Cultural: (i)(iii)(vi) 1979
    Iran ! Ardabil Province,38°14′55″N 48°17′29″E / 38.24861°N 48.29139°E / 38.24861; 48.29139 (Sheikh Safi al-din Khānegāh and Shrine Ensemble in Ardabil) Cultural: (i)(ii)(iv) 2010
    Iran !Khuzestan, 32°1′7″N 48°50′9″E / 32.01861°N 48.83583°E / 32.01861; 48.83583 (Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System) Cultural: (i)(ii)(v) 2009
    Iran !Zanjan,36°26′7″N 48°47′48″E / 36.43528°N 48.79667°E / 36.43528; 48.79667 (Soltaniyeh) Cultural: (ii)(iii)(iv) 2005
    Iran !Tabriz,38°4′53″N 46°17′35″E / 38.08139°N 46.29306°E / 38.08139; 46.29306 (Tabriz Historic Bazaar Complex) Cultural: (ii)(iii)(iv) 2010
    Iran !West Azerbaijan, Cultural: (i)(ii)(iii)(iv)(vi) 2003
    Iran !Khuzestan,32°5′0″N 48°32′0″E / 32.08333°N 48.53333°E / 32.08333; 48.53333 (Tchogha Zanbil) Cultural: (iii)(iv) 1979
    Iran !Pars,30°10′0″N 53°10′0″E / 30.16667°N 53.16667°E / 30.16667; 53.16667 (The Persian Garden) Cultural: (i)(ii)(iii)(iv)(vi) 2011 including 9 selected gardens in Iran: Pasargadae, Chehel Sotoun, Fin, Eram, Shazdeh,Dolatabad,Abbasabad Garden, Akbarieh,Pahlevanpour
    Iran !Sistan and Baluchestan Province, Cultural: (ii)(iii)(iv) 2014
    List of Properties in the Tentative List Name Date
    Jameh Mosque of Esfahan 1997
    Historic ensemble of Qasr-e Shirin 1997
    Firuzabad Ensemble 1997
    Shush 1997
    Naqsh-e Rostam and Naqsh-e Rajab 1997
    Tape Sialk 1997
    Susa 2007
    The Ensemble of Historical Sassanian Cities(Bishabpur, Firouzabad, Sarvestan) in Fars Province 2007
    Taq-e Bostan 2007
    The Complex of Handmade Settlements in Iran Maymand Village 2007
    Kuh-e Khuaja 2007
    Persepolis and other relevant buildings 2007
    The Historical–Cultural Axis of Fin, Sialk, Kashan 2007
    Historical Ensemble of Qasr-e Shirin 2007
    Historic Monument of Kangavar 2007
    The Historical Structure of Yazd 2007
    The Historical City of Maybod 2007
    The Historical Port of Siraf 2007
    Bazaar of Qaisariye in Laar 2007
    The Historical Village of Abyaneh 2007
    Bastam and Kharghan 2007
    The Historical Texture of Damghan 2007
    The Cultural-Natural Landscape of Ramsar 2007
    Kaboud Mosque 2007
    Tous Cultural Landscape 2007
    The Historical City of Masouleh 2007
    The Complex of Izadkhast 2007
    Cultural Landscape of Alamout 2007
    Qanats of Gonabad 2007
    Zozan 2007
    Khorramabad Valley 2007
    Jiroft 2007
    Ghaznavi- Seljukian Axis in Khorasan 2007
    The Cultural Landscape of Uramanat 2007
    Hyrcanian Forest (Caspian Forest) 2007
    Qeshm Island 2007
    Lut Desert 2007
    Arasbaran Protected Area 2007
    Sabalan 2007
    Khabr National Park and Ruchun Wildlife Refuge 2007
    Alisadr Cave 2007
    Silk Route 2008
    The Natural-Historical Landscape of Izeh 2008
    The Zandiyeh Ensemble of Fars Province 2008
    Kerman Historical-Cultural Structure 2008
    Hegmataneh 2008
    The Collection of Historical Bridges 2008
    Touran Biosphere Reserve 2008
    Hamoun Lake 2008
    Harra Protected Area 2008
    Damavand 2008

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