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    Map

    by Behi Written Mar 15, 2008

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    Map, Mashhad

    Favorite thing: 1. Imam Reza Shrine, Goharshad Mosque & Astan Ghods Museum
    2. Mausoleum of Nader Shah & Tomb of Colonel Pesian
    3. Gonbad-e Sabz (The Green Dome)
    4. Masjed-e Shah & Hamam-e Shah
    5. Gonbad-e Kheshti
    6. Madrese-e Abbas Gholi Khan
    7. Mosalla
    8. Tomb of Sheikh Tabarsi
    9. To Khaje Rabi
    10. To Kouh Sangi
    11. To Tous

    Related to:
    • Architecture
    • Historical Travel
    • Religious Travel

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    Simple Body check

    by Behi Written Mar 15, 2008

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    Favorite thing: After explosion from a bomb occurred in a prayer hall of the shrine of the Imam Reza, which killed at least 25 people. (On June 20, 1994)
    They did simple Body check In the entrance gate of Imam Reza Shrine.
    Also You may not take bags or backpacks

    Related to:
    • Religious Travel

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    Police:

    by omidamini Written Jul 26, 2005

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    Favorite thing: Dial 110, 58800
    1.The police station No 1. Imam Khomeini Ave, 42895, 45026-9
    2.The police station No 2. Mosa!la Blvd, 95022-3
    3.The police station No 6. Ahmad Abad Ave, Abuzar Street, 802698.
    4.Road Police 321400,610000, 312500.
    5. Emergency Requirements: 311081-3.

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    Tus Museum

    by omidamini Written Jul 17, 2005

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    Favorite thing: This is a small museum in the comof Ferdowsi Mausoleum, which has a book stand with some offerings in English not easily available elsewhere. The was formerly used as a traditional tea house. Following renovation works in 1982, it was traninto the present museum, which due to some deficiencies was soon closed until 1987, when it was reopened to the public. In addition to a manuscript of the Shahnameh weighing 73 kilograms the museum houses both ethnological and archaeological sections. The archaeological items were excavated from different regions of Khorassan, including Khaf, Torbat-e Jam, etc.
    Tel: (0511) 25180.

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    Koran Museum, or Muzeh-ye Moqaddas (Holy Museum)

    by omidamini Written Jul 17, 2005

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    Favorite thing: Koran Museum, close to the Museum of Astan-e Qodss, contains highly valuable gilded manuscripts of the Glorious Koran attributed to the Holy Imams. It was inaugurated in 1985, and houses a 16th- century gold bas-relief door originally belonging to the Holy Shrine. A recent addition is the Carpet of the Seven Beloved Cities, which is said to have taken 10,000 weavers 14 years to make, and has a staggering 30 million knots. The museum also houses a vast collection of gifts given to the late Imam Khomeini from leaders all around the world, plus the oldest (7th century AD) existing manuscript of the Holy Koran in Kuffic written on deer skin.
    This museum are excellent and certainly worth visiting. It is open to everyone from 07:30 AM to 07:30 PM every day (except Friday, when they close at noontime).

    Stamp and Coin Museum
    The Stamp and Coin Museum, as the biggest stamp museum in the country, was inaugurated in .1989. Here, a collection of foreign ( 18 countries) and local stamps (from Qajar period on) with more than 50,000 pieces, is on display.
    This museum are excellent and certainly worth visiting. It is open to everyone from 07:30 AM to 07:30 PM every day (except Friday, when they close at noontime).

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    Museum of Astan-e Qodss, or Holy Reza Museum

    by omidamini Written Jul 17, 2005

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    Favorite thing: Organized by the authorities of Imam Reza Shrine, the Museum of Astan-e Qodss, as one of the richest and the most exquisite museums of the country, is located to the east of Sahn-e Imam Khomeini (a court of the Shrine named after the late Imam Khomeini) and close to Haram Square. Here, objects from the 121h century AD are on display next to valuable collection of carpets, rugs, historic inscriptions by Reza Abbasi, the first tombstone of the Imam, and samples of relief tilework. It is visited by thousands of pilgrims everyday.
    This museum are excellent and certainly worth visiting. It is open to everyone from 07:30 AM to 07:30 PM every day (except Friday, when they close at noontime).

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    POST AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS:

    by omidamini Written Jul 17, 2005

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    Favorite thing: 1 Post Office, Imam Khomeini Ave 96001.
    2 Airport telephone center, at the Airport
    3 Azadi telephone center, Shahid Raja'i Street.
    4. Bus Terminal telephone center.
    5. Enghelab telephone center, Ahmad Abad Street.
    6 Ghodss telephone center (Khayyam), Hovizeh (Khayyam) Street
    7. Imam Reza Shrine telephone center, on the east of the Square
    8. Railway Station telephone center.
    9. Tus telephone center, at the Ferdowsi's mausoleum.
    Post Office is in Imam Khomeini Ave, 24762-4.

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    MEDICAL SERVICES:

    by omidamini Written Jul 17, 2005

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    Favorite thing: 1. Ghaem Hospital, Ahmad AbStreet (Feizieh),800001-9.
    2. Imam Reza Hospital, Imam Reza Square, 93031-9
    3. Mash had Clinic (24-hour), Shohada Square,815533.
    4. Shahid Kamyab, Fadaeian Eslam Street (Nakhrissi),92122-7.
    5. Oar osh-Shafa-ye Imam Reza (Oenti~try Ward), Shahid Sadr Avenue, 319449

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    DRUG STORE (24-HOUR):

    by omidamini Written Jul 17, 2005

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    Favorite thing: 1. Imam, Imam Reza Hospital Square, 91166.
    2. Mehr, Imam RezaAve, 48391.
    3. Nahid, Imam KhomeiniAve, 43544.
    4. Piruz, Imam Reza (Tehran) Ave, Oanesh Intersection, 91691.
    5. Sanabad, Sanabad St 832292
    6 Twenty-Second Bahman (24-hour), Oaneshgah Ave, Next to the Faculty of M,98015

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    Women need Chador(=Veil)

    by Behi Written Mar 15, 2008

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    Women - Khajeh Rabi

    Favorite thing: Women have to wear Chador(=Veil) to enter in Imam Reza Shrine & Other mausoleums.

    as women in the Pic.

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