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Hygiene during world war period

Historical Edifice of Rakhtshooy Khaneh which means wash-house locates at the historic fabric of... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2018
Farah H
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Sounds tacky but it is't !

The building is about 70/80 years old and was built as the city laundry for local women to do their... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
rdella
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Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
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Rakhtshouy Khaneh Ave, Zanjan 45196, Iran
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

This building was built around 100 years ago with order of first mayor of Zanjan, Aliakbar Tofighi for the washing usage of the women in that time.

Thank Sahand S
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Rakhtshooykhane has traditional bulding and it show women how wash their clothes and how take water from tountain and the women was built very beautiful and they show the raditional dress of zanjan.

Thank Diana S
Reviewed 30 April 2018

One of the most prominent places in Zanjan is the museum or the Zanjan's laundry facility. The historical collection of laundry in the heart of the historic texture of Zanjan city, which is in line with the old fence of the city, was built in...More

Thank amirhossein f
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Historical Edifice of Rakhtshooy Khaneh which means wash-house locates at the historic fabric of the Zanjan city and was built during world war period by the first mayor of the city .This place was used for washing clothes by women around the city. And now...More

1  Thank Farah H
Reviewed 16 October 2017

it means “wash-house” This place was used for washing clothes by women around the city. it's worth to see

1  Thank v v
Reviewed 28 June 2017

I liked this place since it is so different and attractive. it inspires you the lifestyle of Zanjanian People in the past.

1  Thank armanariateh
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The building is about 70/80 years old and was built as the city laundry for local women to do their washing. The building is really well built and the laundry scenes have been recreated with wax work dolls, but it works! There is also a...More

1  Thank rdella
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This place is interesting because shows that the women were important and their husbands didn't want to their wives has difficulty. Long time ago this place was made by the mayor of zanjan . Women could wash their clothes there .it has an amazing architecture...More

Thank Shahrzad F
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The building is nice, the idea that was from the major of Zanjan in 1928 was good, but you need to pay too much entrance fee for only 10 minutes see some puppets in colorfull clothes, washing

Thank LouenStephan
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I have visited this place two times. It is a nice small museum. If you like to know how the laundry system has been working old days in Zanjan, this place gives you a lot of information and insight. Also, you can see the traditional...More

Thank Nabel2013
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