Tehran, is the capital city of . A bustling metropolis of 14 million people, it sits at the foot of the towering Alborz mountain range. Tehran is a cosmopolitan city, with great museums, parks, restaurants, and warm friendly people.

Landmarks in the Area

The Golestan Palace is the former royal Qajar complex in 's capital city, .

The Islamic Consultative Assembly, also called the Iranian Parliament, the Iranian Majles, is the national legislative body of .

Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art, also known as TMoCA, is among the largest art museums in and .

The Assembly of Experts —also translated as the Assembly of Experts of the Leadership or as the Council of Experts— is the deliberative body empowered to designate and dismiss the Supreme Leader of Iran.

Located in , beside , and founded in 1976, the Carpet Museum of Iran exhibits a variety of Persian carpets from all over , dating from the 16th century to the present.

Localities in the Area

Gomrok is a town located the south-west of the central district of in .


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