Reza Abbasi Museum

He was a great artist of the Safavid period. Iranian art from ancient times and the Safavid-era paintings of Abbasi himself are showen there. it is one of the best and most professionally run museums in the country. In the Pre-Islamic Gallery, you’ll find Achaemenid gold bowls, drinking vessels, armlets and decorative pieces … .the Islamic Gallery exhibits ceramics, fabrics and brassware . the Painting Gallery shows samples of fine calligraphy from ancient Qurans and illustrated manuscripts, particularly copies of Ferdosi’s Shahnamah and Sa’di’s Golestan .