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Overpriced and not much to see

There is not much to see at the archaeological site. Some pieces of columns. That's it. Not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
phunthomas
,
München
via mobile
Archaeological Site of Shush

It is said that in 1885, along with the presence of foreign diggers and explorers, a workshop for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
amirhossein f
,
Tehran, Iran
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Khomeini Blvd., Shush, Iran
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is not much to see at the archaeological site. Some pieces of columns. That's it. Not comparable with Persepolis which is quite impressive. The museum has some nice artefacts in display, but all behind glass, making photography difficult. It's ridiculous that almost double the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is said that in 1885, along with the presence of foreign diggers and explorers, a workshop for the restoration of historical objects was also commissioned in the fort, which was used in drilling seasons, after the victory of the Islamic Revolution and the withdrawal...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

According to one of the guides, France has been exploring for 70 years, and all these wonders have been discovered and are still 500 years old, alas

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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately the appadana palace is ruined during wars and time and compare to takhte Jamshid or acropolice in Greece there is nothing left to see but some columns and ruined but it is still nice . Castle is nice also with musuim

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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

The museum and gardens contain some impressive remnants from the now all but destroyed Darius Palace. The ruins are simply what remains of the footings but you get idea of scale. If you have no imagination don't visit.

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Reviewed 19 May 2016

A poor archaeological site, the remains of Darius Palace, a great effort of imagination is needed to recreate mentally how it could have been in the past. But a nice walk in history with some interesting artefacts. No shade at all, except at the entrance...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2016

Expect to spend there around 2 or even 3h, if you want to walk the whole complex. There is a possibility of a combined ticket to visit both the museum and the archeological site. If you only want to visit one of those, state that,...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2016

this is reach museum, how ever some of relic in this place is fake and the originals are preservation in Louvre museum.

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Reviewed 26 November 2015

I loved this place. Its full of history. Just to warn you, the French, British and Americans stole a lot of things and that's why the museums and sites don't have much. Its still great. You walk everywhere and you find pottery from a thousand...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2015

Must to go visit if you are into archeological and historical stuff...Although the archeological key items are in other Museums around the world, even it worth the pain to walk thought the paths that were walked by people thousands years ago.

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