See also: Military History and Armies of the Achaemenids

The Site of Pasargadae

       Persian Gardens

See also: Cyrus the Great

The Site of Persepolis


       Throne Hall

       Gate of Nations

  • The Gate of Nations (coming 2023)

       Council Hall

  • The Council Hall (coming 2023)

       Hadiš (Palace of Xerxes)


      Miscellaneous Structures at and near Persepolis

      Various Articles


      Old Photos

The Site of Bistun

Various Achaemenid Sites in Iran

Achaemenid Rule & Administration

Achaemenids and the Ancient Greeks

Achaemenids in Anatolia, the Caucasus & Eastern Europe

Achaemenids in Central Asia and India

Achaemenids & Learning

Achaemenids & Communications

Achaemenid Arts & Artifacts

Achaemenid Music & Culture

Fall of the Achaemenids

The Hellenic Era

Achaemenid Legacy

Video Documentaries

Links, Resources & Museums

Revival of Achaemenid Styles among the Youth, Culture and Arts

Consult also: Endangered Archaeological Sites