Akbariyeh Garden

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Akbariyeh garden and mansion is a historical monument of Birjand, South Khorasan province. The garden was built during Qajar Dynasty and has been registered in UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 2011. Its architecture is a blend of Russian and Persian Architecture, the mansion includes different parts such as a mirror hall and pergola, each section of which has unique decorations. An anthropology museum has been established on the first floor of the mansion to display costumes and traditional arts belonging to the region.


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