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Zanjan museum of anthropology. A laundry house which provided security and comfort for the women.
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Zanjan Anthropological Museum (Rakhtshoy khaneh)

in Zanjan city | Zanjan province
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Zanjan Anthropological Museum (Rakhtshoy khaneh)

Related to Zanjan city (located in Zanjan province)
This museum is located in the historical site of the beautiful edifice of the Rakhtshooy Khaneh in the renowned locality of Baba Jamal Charoqi of Zanjan. This is a remnants of the Qajar era and the museum displays fire exhibits related to the older times. Clothes or apparel that men and women wore, including handicrafts.

It is a traditional Qajar era laundry house and today it is Zanjan's Museum of Anthropology. Historical building of Rakhtshooy Khaneh (which means washhouse) lies at the historical texture of the Zanjan city and was built nearly 20th century. This place was used for washing clothes by women around the city. It was constructed by two brothers, Mashad Akbar and Mashadi Esmail. At the present, this historic building is being used as Zanjan's anthropological museum.
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Rakhtshooy-khaneh Museum - Zanjan
Rakhtshooy-khaneh Museum - Zanjan
Rakhtshooy-khaneh Museum - Zanjan
Rakhtshooy-khaneh Museum - Zanjan
Rakhtshooy-khaneh Museum - Zanjan
Rakhtshooy-khaneh Museum - Zanjan
Rakhtshooy-khaneh Museum - Zanjan
Rakhtshooy-khaneh Museum - Zanjan
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