List of World Heritage Sites in Iran

فهرست میراث های جهانی در ایران

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Updated:Tuesday 14th October 2014

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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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