Carpet Museum of Tehran Iran

Located in Tehran, beside Laleh Park, and founded in 1976, the Carpet Museum of Iran exhibits a variety of Persian carpets from all over Iran, dating from the 18th century to the present.

The museum's exhibition hall occupies 3,400 square meters and its library contains 7,000 books.

The perforated structure around the museum's exterior is designed both to resemble a carpet loom, and to cast shade on the exterior walls, reducing the impact of the hot summer sun on the interior temperature.

The objective of the research can be the museum's background, education and quality of art and carpet industry especially carpet , he said. The museum includes other products such as rugs as well.