• A view of Bazaar-e Vakil in Shiraz, southern Iran 2017-10-05 15:03

    Strolling through Bazaar-e Vakil in southern Iran

    TEHRAN – With its atmospheric maze of meandering alleys behind the screaming street traders, Bazaar-e Vakil has always been a bustling tourist destination in downtown Shiraz, southern Iran.

  • Photo depicts a traditional bathhouse, part of the Ganjali Khan complex in Kerman, southern Iran 2017-08-02 18:29

    Ganjali Khan complex evokes everyday life in Safavid-era Iran

    TEHRAN - With its lavishly decorated structures and abundant wax dummies clad in indigenous outfits, the historical Ganjali Khan complex evokes traditions, culture and everyday life in Iran during Safavid dynasty.

  • Ebrahim Khan marketplace restored to former glory 2017-07-27 15:54

    Ebrahim Khan marketplace restored to former glory

    TEHRAN –Bazaar-e Ebrahim Khan, a historical marketplace in downtown Kerman, southern Iran, underwent a thoroughly restoration project, CHTN reported on Monday.

  • A view of the UNESCO-inscribed historical bazaar in Tabriz 2017-05-14 09:27

    Museum of bazaar and occupations opens in Tabriz

    TEHRAN – A three-story museum complex dedicated to traditional bazaar (marketplace) of Tabriz and its associated occupations has opened its doors to the public in the northwestern Iranian city.

  • A view general of Tehran with snow-clad Alborz mountain range in the background 2017-03-20 11:41

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Time to see another face of Tehran during Noruz

    TEHRAN – Noruz, the ancient, national festive of the Iranians, is the right time for those who have been for long fancying being in Tehran.

  •  Bazaar of Isfahan 2017-03-04 18:59

    Book on Bazaar of Isfahan unveiled in England 

    TEHRAN – “The Bazaar of Isfahan”, a book written by British art historian Paul Olivier, was unveiled Thursday during a ceremony at the Oxford Brookes University in England.

  • Traditional dyer caters to rug weaving workshops 2017-03-02 13:10

    Traditional dyer caters to rug weaving workshops

    Iranian artisan Farhad Yadegari dyes large piles of thread in his workshop nested at a historic bazaar in Zanjan, northwest of the country, on February 25, 2017. He has been catering to various rug weaving workshops for over 40 years. Zanjan carpets are renowned for their rich, bright and exotic colors, enough to liven up any room. Tehran Times/ Farhad Safari