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Golestan Palace

Arq Suquare, Tehran 11369, Iran
(+98) 21-33113335-8
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History !!

Once you get inside the Golestan place you easily forget the noisy traffic and the 2017 life style... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Marco U
Good place to start tour of Iran

Golestan Palace in terms of architecture, art and artifacts is a treasure-trove. But it has to be... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Arq Suquare, Tehran 11369, Iran
(+98) 21-33113335-8
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Reviewed yesterday

Once you get inside the Golestan place you easily forget the noisy traffic and the 2017 life style, appear as you are brought back of hundreds years. The area is huge and at the same time original with all the buildings with different meanings. We...More

Thank Marco U
Reviewed 4 days ago

Golestan Palace in terms of architecture, art and artifacts is a treasure-trove. But it has to be approached past some government offices for about 250 metres, and it has long walk-ways that may be difficult for some one with any physical disadvantage. The other point...More

Thank Prosenjit1944
Reviewed 5 days ago

Ideal visiting is before lunch time. Its hard to choose best combination of tickets. For entry to each part of palace is used electronic ticket with credit and for this reason is better buy a full ticket, becouse map of palace may be chaotic.

Thank Martin J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Yes it s really nice area but i must pay for all part one by one, good but expensive enough, they need to change system

Thank yalcinmania
Reviewed 1 week ago

You will see a real ancient architecture and designs here.you can take wonderful photos in the downtown of Tehran near the old bazzar

Thank kiavash16
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the oldest historic monuments in the city of Tehran, and of world heritage status,the Golestan Palace belongs to a group of royal buildings that were once enclosed within the mud-thatched walls of Tehran's arg ("citadel"). It consists of gardens, royal buildings, and collections...More

Thank Shahriar G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dating back to early 18th century, this complex of historic palaces is the most authentic site to visit in Tehran. There are a few museums and galleries within the palace for which you have to buy tickets separately. My suggestion is that you visit them...More

Thank Reza P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very impressive palace from the Kadjar dynasty. The main palace is the best part, with the huge mirror hall. Also beautiful colorful tiles on the outside. Amazing how much bling bling one can assamble. And this dynasty definitely loved bling bling. Not to miss out...More

Thank isabella_deruiter
Reviewed 1 week ago

Golestan Palace in Tehran is one of the most spectacular places you will visit on your travel to Iran. This great palace is a fine example of Persian art, history, and architecture. It is the valuable gem sitting in the heart of Tehran carrying memories...More

1  Thank Iran Doostan T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Inside was simply stunning. Such a collection of antiques (mainly gifts from other royalty etc) to look at and admire. The colourful tiles were beautiful. Amazing chandeliers and mirrored rooms. This is worth going to if you are in Tehran.

Thank Youngone51
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18 September 2017|
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Response from pegahaghaakbari | Reviewed this property |
hi it`s open on sondays :-):-)
Hugo V
29 December 2016|
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Response from Robert937 | Reviewed this property |
Forgot to add the exchange rate. At official businesses yesterday it was IRR 42,500 = 1€. I do not how much against USD. Probably somewhere around IRR 39,000 = 1 USD
Pilar I
27 September 2016|
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Response from Shayan Z | Reviewed this property |
Yep it is open- as this is an attraction Fridays will be one of the busiest days 😀