Isfahan Music Museum, Isfahan

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Brush up on your organology and see pieces dating back as far as 6000 BCE at Isfahan Music Museum--a contemporary museum documenting thousands of years of Iranian instruments. Opened to the public in December 2015, this private collection and labor of love belongs to established musicians Mehrdad Jeyhoony and Shahriar Shokrany. They're likely to be on hand during your visit, providing a wealth of information. Wind your way between many string, percussion, and wind instruments, sectioned into geographical areas of the country. Mini concerts and live music are regular occurrences on site. Put Isfahan Music Museum on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Isfahan trip itinerary builder tool .
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  • The museum has a very interesting collection of instruments, that you don't get to see so easily. The instruments have origins from different parts of Iran and there is also a collection of foreign in...  more »
  • As a welcome we were presented with an exciting concert of the musicians. The two ladies with the percussion instruments fascinated me especially. Afterwards, one of the musicians led us through the exhibition rooms and explained the variety of instruments as all possible regions and centuries.
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  • This a lovely museum of traditional Iranian instruments. They have a great collection and they also play for you which is amazing. Staff are very friendly and clearly enthusiastic about what they do. Whether you're a musician or not, you'll appreciate the experience.
  • Excellent professional guided tour of museum plus a perfect Persian music audition. Highly recommended.
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