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Haroon prison and other castles

in Ray city | Tehran province
Tourist Attraction

Haroon prison and other castles

Related to Ray city (located in Tehran province)
Other castles and towers are named as follows: Central castle and ramparts of the Saljuqians in Ray, prison of Haroon at the distance of 10 km in Tehran - Khorassan Road and Sorkh (Red) castle in Ray.
Ray is one of the oldest cities of Iran. About 300 BC, one of the successors of Alexander (Solukus) named Ray as "Oriyoos". Thereafter the Parthians named the same "Arsakia" and "Arshakiyeh". During the reign of the Sassanids ‘Ray’ found its current ...
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