Qazvin

Qazvin is the largest city and capital of the Province of Qazvin in . Qazvin was a medieval capital of the Safavid dynasty for over forty years and nowadays is known as the calligraphy capital of Iran.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
Meimoon Ghal'eh, also known as Mehman Ghal'eh and Mobarak Ghal'eh, is one of several castle ruins scattered throughout the Qazvin area, in . is situated 1½ km south of Qazvin. Photo: Zereshk, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
is a historic hosseiniyeh in the Akhund neighbourhood of Qazvin, .

Museum
is situated 1½ km southeast of Qazvin. Photo: ak ba, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Qazvin

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