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Pasargadae
Pasargadae

Pasargadae

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Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Landmark
Ranked #3 in Shiraz things to do
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Pasargad, Fars Province, Iran
+98 71 4358 2790
http://pasargadae.info/en/
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Pasargadae was the first dynastic capital of the Achaemenid Empire, founded by Cyrus II the Great, in Pars, homeland of the Persians, in the 6th century BC. Its palaces, gardens and the mausoleum of ... Read more
Cyrus are outstanding examples of the first phase of royal Achaemenid art and architecture and exceptional testimonies of Persian civilization. In 2004 it was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Brooklyn, État de New York, États Unis
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This may have been glorious when it was built but today it is primarily just a field with what amounts to a few rocks. The exception is the Tomb of Cyrus which may appeal to history buffs but, otherwise, this is little more than a WC stop on the road between Shiraz and Yazd.

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Teheran, Tehran, Iran

This is where King of Kings Cyrus's (Kurosh) resting place is located

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Atlanta, Georgia

here is a place that you can see the power of who Loved his people.

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Aliases: Pasargad

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