Museum of Darabad
Darabad, Tehran, Iran
Tel: (0098-21) 229-0002
Fax: (0098-21) 228-8254
Visiting hours: 20 March to 20 Sept: 8.30-20.30
21 Sept. to 19 March: 8.30-18.30
Sunday is closed.
Iran, because of large extension, specially geographical
situation and climate, has got various selection of plants and
Mammals from all over the world such as, European Buck,
African Nomadic Hedgehog and Frugivorous Bat, Asian Indian Black Bear
and Native Iranian Yellow deer, Asian Greyhound, Burden Goat and
Persian Squirrel and 140 species of all 499 Bird's species are
Construction of the Museum is two-floor building, has got
Asia, Middle East
Snakes belongs to Boa family, Indian and Sri Lankean peacock and peahen, Bengalis tigers are exhibited in Hall 1.
Europe and Eastern America
The biggest deer, yellow deer, tiger, North American brown bear, all
from Europe and East- America, observed, also in Hall 1.
With movement to West, fauna belongs to the West and
area, observed and also American Merino, deer, Merino of Arbors, buck,
buffalo, pheasant, hen-pheasant, flamingo, brown bear, boar,
panther, jackal, fox and wolf.
At the beginning of arrival, confronted the most rare and
magnificent mammals, all over the world, called Persian see and
Persian Greyhound, which facing to over throw.
Fauna belongs to the center and South of Persia, such as karakul,
jackal, fox, hyena, found in this hall.
Also, Reptiles snakes, lizards, crocodiles and some emigrant birds
and native birds, observed.
At the beginning of arrival, above the door, comforting to
the horn and skull of African wild-cow and ivories of African
lion, lioness, wild-dog, rhinoceros, panther, African boar and
anthilopa are shown here.