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Rakhtshooy khaneh

This place has been built 90 years ago. At that time there was not any washing machine so people... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2018
mahtal2017
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Tehran, Iran
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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
481farahh
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Rakhtshouy Khaneh Ave, Zanjan 45196, Iran
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Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

This place has been built 90 years ago. At that time there was not any washing machine so people need to wash clothes with hands. This place helped the women to gather there in an closed place, compare to rivers to wash their clothes.

Date of experience: November 2018
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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.

Date of experience: September 2018
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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.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank diana-sanchez-000
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

Date of experience: April 2018
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

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank 481farahh
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

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank vahidg_12
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.

Date of experience: June 2017
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

Date of experience: November 2016
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

Date of experience: April 2017
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

Date of experience: November 2016
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