Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran

4.2
#7 of 38 in Museums in Tehran
An extensive collection of European, American, and Iranian art makes Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art a cultural powerhouse. With over 3,000 pieces of international and national art, the nine galleries and sculpture grounds host works by renowned names Andy Warhol, Rene Magritte, and Francis Bacon. Explore the fusion of traditional Persian and Modernist architecture tying the building together, weaving your way from Impressionism to Pop. A visit to Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Tehran trip itinerary maker app to plot your vacation.
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  • The museum is so beautiful from outside and inside. As a practicing artist it was a treat and a unique chance to look at the collection. This museum has the largest collection of contemporary (19th an...  more »
  • You can see in this museum the design and also the temporary art works are so modern comparing to the country which is traditional. Also there are some great artists artworks such as Naum Gabo, Russia...  more »
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  • Wanna see a rare collection of the world's modern art? Do you fancy some Picasso, Dali or Pollack? How about a statue by Magritte or Giacometti? Well then you're in the right museum. The museum includes a cinematheque that shows classic movies by the great auteurs. You can try the high quality coffees at the cafeteria or have a stroll in the yard to see the bronze masterpieces of Magritte,etc.
  • It is absolutely nice place to go in Tehran It is located near a park in central part of Tehran called "park-e Lale (rose park)". Occasionally, artistic festivals and exhibitions have been taked there.
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