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Malek National Library and Museum

Melal-e Mottahed Street | Bagh-e Melli, Imam Khomeini Avenue, Tehran 11369, Iran
+98 21 6675 1291
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Gorgeous lackerware

The entry is superb, the building ugly, the presentations sometimes bad but the lackerware and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jurgen B
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Brussels, Belgium
Worth to visit!

Compare to other museums, this place tries to use modern method to make a live museum which can... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
faezeh f
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“Worth to visit!”
15 Jun 2017
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Melal-e Mottahed Street | Bagh-e Melli, Imam Khomeini Avenue, Tehran 11369, Iran
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+98 21 6675 1291
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The entry is superb, the building ugly, the presentations sometimes bad but the lackerware and watercolour collection fantastic.

Thank Jurgen B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Compare to other museums, this place tries to use modern method to make a live museum which can attract your attention. I think it could be a good place to visit for locals, but for tourists it might be a little bit boring.

Thank faezeh f
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

this is an old house belonged to Hossein Agha Malek and there is a library and a museum inside it. the building was made in the age of Qajars and the museum contains very interesting and valuable objects.

Thank SoranJourney
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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

It is a very nice museum. It is related to iranian art and history. It is located in National Garden in Imam Khomeini square and I totally recommend visiting the garden and the museums inside it to both locals and tourists.

1  Thank HeliaTeh-IranTour
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

I love the inside environment more than outside, it has a interesting exhibition underground and the biography of Malek is in first floor with all his memorials. second and third floor is for library and you need card.

Thank Babak H
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Reviewed 27 January 2017

This is the best museum in Tehran. The Malek museum is located in mashgh square near the National Museum and the Post Museum. If for some reason you can only visit one museum in Tehran, please visit this museum. It is modern and resembles European...More

Thank BardiaSaeedi
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

I visited Malek National Library and Museum few months ago. It is an interesting house with nice collection of Hajj Hossein Malek furniture and other personal stuff. He donated his entire house with all of it's belonging to the Astan Quds Razavi so people use...More

Thank kombizz
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

Malek National Museum is located in the historical part of Tehran. You can find historical coins, beautiful paintings about Qajar dynasty, some Kamal-ol-Molk paintings, calligraphy’s...

Thank Hamed T
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Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Very organised, friendly staff and ready to help. It has the most beautiful paintings from Kamalol Molk. The museum has a rich collection of lacquered book bindings. Also you can see two pages of Shah Jahan moraga written by Mir Ali.

1  Thank Trobche
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

Malek National Library and Museum is one of the most important cultural institutions. This collection was set up and inaugurated in 1997. The building has 10,000 Sq. m area and comprises galleries dedicated to the exhibition of stamps, carpets, coins and paintings, as well as...More

Thank alirezarasooli1347
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