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US Den of Espionage

Taleqani Ave., Tehran, Iran
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Not worth but still can visit

Admission to US Den is Rial 200,000. Personally feel that it's not worth for the admission into the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Singapore, Singapore
Iran - America History

Good trip inside to know more about the work around of US Embassy and the history of the Iranian... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Taleqani Ave., Tehran, Iran
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Admission to US Den is Rial 200,000. Personally feel that it's not worth for the admission into the embassy unless if you are really interested in knowing the story of it. Tour guide will bring you around the embassy for free and end off with...More

Thank kerineivui
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Good trip inside to know more about the work around of US Embassy and the history of the Iranian students crashing in to the Embassy. Go if you are a history buff.

Thank KTCathy
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I didnt actually go in as short of time however one can see all the propaganda on the walls outside along the footpath. Opposite is some more propaganda posters [huge ] showing US marines being captured. Met a few peeps on the footpath that wanted...More

Thank Gtirman
Reviewed 2 November 2017

The former American Embassy in Tehran has an iconic place in recent history. The siege capture and detainment of American citizens is well documented and what ever you feelings this place will attempt to provide some background to those trubled times. Not in the best...More

1  Thank TC0241
Reviewed 22 October 2017

great place to visit and they show a brilliant video explaining all the terrible things the USA have done to Iran over the years.See the way the American spy structure worked and better undersatnd the so called Hostage crisis.

Thank MikeLinda23
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Now is inside museum with permanent exhibition and fixed opening time, but paintings on wall are great. Be discreet when you make photos of wall.

Thank Martin J
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The famous graffiti outside the former embassy is cool for sure, but it’s even cooler to actually go inside the embassy where the historical event took place. They preserve the offices,documents and photos very well that visitors can understand more about the history. It’s really...More

1  Thank mavis S
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Interesting to see the ex embassy of the US and to be actually able to have a look inside. It's like a trip back in time. They have displayed all the old electronic stuff the embassy was using back then. It's a historical place after...More

Thank isabella_deruiter
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Make sure you go into the museum. It really is very interesting. The guide was excellent - so informative. I thought I would just check out the murals outside and then noticed the open gate. The entry isn't particularly inviting or obvious, but the displays...More

2  Thank Karin V
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Didn't get a chance to actually enter the now-defunct embassy as I was always found myself in Tehran on a Friday (considered a weekend in Iran), and the only Saturday I was there was a national holiday. Do note that the site is open Sat...More

1  Thank Nurul M
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26 September 2016|
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Response from Mahdi K | Reviewed this property |
It's not a building that can be close or open... It's a wall placed in the street side. easy to see in every hour of every day or night. unlimited. It's a kind of advertising.