Urmia or Orumieh ارومیه

[ad#imapnov08] Urmia or Orumieh (Persian: ارومیه, Orumieh; during the majority of the Pahlavi Dynasty (1925–1979) called Persian: رضائیه, Rezaiyeh), (37°32′58″N 45°4′11″E) is the capital of the West Azerbaijan Province, a district and a city located in northwestern Iran. It is…

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Ancient Cylinder Seal Unearthed in Northern Iran

[ad#imapnov08] Iranian archeologists have unearthed an ancient cylinder seal dating to at least 3,500 years ago in Iran's northern Mazandaran Province. Archeological excavations at the Kelar Mound in the north of Iran have resulted in the discovery of a cylinder…

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Pre-Parthian Underground City Discovered in Hamedan

[ad#imapnov08] Hamadan Province in western Iran has yielded an underground city, which is believed by archeologists to date back to pre-Parthian eras. Archeologists found 25 of the underground citys rooms, halls and corridors in a 4-meter-deep site in Samen located…

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Iran

IranMap.com aim is to provide information about Iran as a country with over 2,500 years of written history to everyone interested with Iran's history and culture. Here you will find information about Iran, Tehran and other cities and .... More…

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