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Persepolis
Or Persepolis ( Persia , Persepolis , roaming police Hzarstvn or forty Minar ) in the north of the city near Shiraz , Fars province in the north ( northeast Iran ) is, within the historic site and tourist center 50 km. It is one of the ancient cities of Iran continued over the years , the capital of the Achaemenid Empire was magnificent and ceremonial monarchy in Iran . The ancient city of Persepolis , there are materials called during the reign of Darius , Xerxes and Artaxerxes , and was built for about 50 years , was the central venue for ritual and festivals Special Edition . On the first day of the new year , many groups from different countries , representing diverse Pyshkshhayy Satrapyha or Astandaryha with Persepolis herded his gifts were presented to the king . Persepolis was founded by Darius the Great , Xerxes his son and grandson of Ardashir I then spread a large collection added . However, the ruins of this place is still up in the city near Shiraz in Fars province and archeological ruins, signs of fire and rush on it to verify .

Since 1979, one of the locations registered in the UNESCO World Heritage .
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