The Italian without Borders Restorers will be at Persepolis for more than a month since today.

It will be restored in parts of the Council 'Palace (shora) and Tachar'Palace

World Heritage Site (Persepolis) reported, The Italian restorersentered Persepolis from today (May 4) for more than a month.

Visiting the workplace, workshops in two palaces, check for equipment and materials required was one of the programs they put on their agenda.

They say, the restoration work of two chambers will be officially started tomorrow.


In these days museums, palace museums and the sites administered by Cultural heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization are close.




June 4

Demise of Imam Khomeini

Ramadan 21 (AH)

Martyrdom of Imam Ali (PBUH)

Shawwal 25 (AH)

Martyrdom of Imam Ja’far al-Sadiq (PBUH)

Muharram 9 (AH)


Muharram 10 (AH)


Safar 28 (AH)

 Demise of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), Martyrdom of Imam al-Hasan al-Mujtaba (PBUH)



In The Name Of God the Merciful the Compassionate

My dear colleagues

I praise God to give me the opportunity to be and work at cultural heritage organizations specially Persepolis World Heritage Site and to be with you all gentle and kind colleagues. I gain and learn a lot from your science, techniques, kindness and morality during all these years. I express my gratitude to you and pray to almighty God and want him to help and support you a lot. As my resignation request has been accepted here by I say good bye to you, I wish I can put my energy and do my best in another place. Good bye dear friends and colleagues. I deeply want you all to forgive my faults.

It has been a privilege to be with you and I honor it a lot.

Sincerely yours

Masoud Rezaei Monfared

Tuesday, 10 April 2018 08:10

Persepolis Projects during Last Year


Applied researches, construction and reformation operations, conservation and restoration activities, archeological excavations and providing software and hardware in order to introduce monuments and sites to people have been the priorities of all the World and National Heritage Sites. Persepolis World Heritage Site had also done lots of such activities during last year. According to a report published by “Miras Arya News Agency” the public relation department of Persepolis world heritage site said that Masoud Rezaei Monfared, the head of Persepolis Site declared “more than 30 projects on 5 main subjects had been implemented last year at Persepolis”.

Sunday, 08 April 2018 05:25

“TOURGADROON” Application

“TOURGADROON” Application

This (free) application provides a virtual tour of Persepolis and Pasargadae sites for its users. One can install this app on his/her mobile phone and then enjoy the offline tour. The App gives information about different parts of Persepolis and Pasargadae. At Persepolis there are some QR codes on each tourist guide boards which can be scanned by the visitors (through the app) then he/she will receive information about that part. Persepolis app is available on    

The Executive Operation of Organizing Persepolis Entrance Road

The operation of organizing Persepolis entrance road from Mellal square to Persepolis has been started.

Masoud Rezaei Monfared declared “a city gate has a great importance and this is more crucial in cultural-historical sites”. He continued “one of the priorities of the Persepolis World Heritage Site has been the organization of the entrance road of Persepolis from Mellal square since last year” according to the Public Relations Department of the Persepolis World Heritage Site.

Wednesday, 04 October 2017 00:00

Mixed-Reality at Persepolis

The head of Persepolis World Heritage Site declared that “at the time that the deputy of ICHTO and the UNESCO assessor was visiting Persepolis the technology of mixed-reality (MR) software started to be used at Persepolis”.

Thursday, 28 September 2017 00:00

The UNESCO Assessor Visited Persepolis

he UNESCO assessor travelled to Iran in order to visit and assess Sassanid monuments and the activities done along inscribing these Sites on UNESCO; on this trip he also visited Persepolis, Naqsh-e Rostam and Tol-e Ajori on 28 September 2017.

This picture was shared and spread on cyberspace and some internet sites and was attributed to the water ways excavations of Persepolis.

Hereby it is announced that this picture, a picture of an skeleton is not of the finding of the Persepolis excavations, unfortunately unknown users shared this picture just to attract the readers more by presenting a lie and increasing the view statistics of the yellow sites and private pages on cyberspace.

Public Relations Department of Persepolis World Heritage Base announced that the fifth volume of Parsa-Pasargadae Quarterly includes the following parts:

Introducing Professor Shahbazi Scientific Prize

The second scientific conference of Iran’s historical studies about civilization and Achaemenid studies was held on the anniversary of Prof. Shahbazi on Sunday, July 17, 2017 at

amphitheater saloon of the National Library and Archives of Fars Province.

According to the report from Public Relations Department of Persepolis world Heritage Base, the secondscientific conference of Iran historical studies (Achaemenid and Sassanid) will be held on the anniversary of Professor Shapur Shahbazi, the great archeologist and prominent researcher of civilization and Achaemenid studies, with the presence of the deputy of Iran Cultural Heritage Organization, prominent professors, men of history, and the archeology and cultural heritage lovers.

Friday, 23 June 2017 00:00

Photography Competition Winners

Five winners of the photography competition ‘Nowrooz in Persepolis’ which was being held during Nowrooz were announced.

World heritage documents


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