The National Museum of Iran is a collection of treasures of historical and prehistoric Iranian works which is located in Tehran. The museum includes of two separate buildings, the Museum of Ancient Iran with the opening date of 1316.
The National Museum of Iran is the most important museum in Iran in the field of the preservation, presentation and research of Iranian archeological collections.
The breadth and variety of the collection of available objects in the museum is based on the geographical extent of the country and several prehistoric, historical and Islamic periods in which human has lived in this land and remained his phenomena.
The National Museum is currently representing works which reflect the richness of the culture and civilization, art, economic growth and technological achievements of Iranians.
About 60 years, the National Museum of Iran is the largest archaeological and historical museum of Iran. The museum is considered to be the mother museum of Iran. Dr. Gibreel is now the director of the museum.