Firuzabad Ensemble

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Firuzabad Ensemble is part of the Tentative list of Iran in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List. Parts of this site have already been inscribed under Sassanid Archaeological Landscape WHS.

The Firuzabad Ensemble comprises archeological remains of the early Sassanian period (from 3rd century AD onwards). They include the City of Gur, the Palace of Ardashir, Qal'eh Dokhtar fortress, bas reliefs from the time of Ardashir (the founder of the Sassanian dynasty), the Pahlavi inscription of Mehr-Nerse and Tangab Bridge.

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The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.

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Full Name
Firuzabad Ensemble
Country
Iran
Added
1997
Type
Cultural
Link
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1997 Added to Tentative List

Unesco Website: Firuzabad Ensemble

The site has 3 locations

Firuzabad Ensemble: Ardeshir's palace (T)
Firuzabad Ensemble: Shah-e Gour (T)
Firuzabad Ensemble: Qal'eh Dokhtar fortress (T)
WHS 1997-2021