Sassanian Empire in Maps

Sassanian Architecture & Sites

    Sassanian sites Registered with UNESCO


     Wall of Gorgan -دیوار گرگان


      Bishapur – بیشاپور

       Takht e Soleiman (Shiz)-تخت سليمان


        Salmas – سلماس


       The Castle of Sarvistan-كاخ سروستان         


       Taghe Bostan – طاق بستان      

       Nagshe Rustam – نقش رستم

       Sassanian Vaults-طاقهای ساسانی

      Persian Gulf-خلیج فارس

      Southern and Central Iran-مرکز و جنوب ایران

     Gundi-Shapur University – دانشگاه گندی شاپور

      Sassanian sites in Northern Iraq-سایت های ساسانیان در شمال عراق


      Tappeh Mill – تپه میل

For Sassanian Military Architecture see Sassanian Fortifications

For Sassanian Architectural and Artistic Legacy on Islamic Civilization see Iran’s Legacy in Islamic and Arabian Civilizations

Sassanian Music 

Sassanian Society and Culture

Marriage & Family

  Theology – for more see/click “Culture, Mythology & Nowruz

  Games for Developing Intelligence


Sassanian Economy

Drafsh e Kaviani

Persis before the rise of the Sassanians

The Early to Middle Era Sassanians

Sassanian Monarchs (early 3rd century CE to 5th century CE)

The Late and Post-Sassanians

     Prince Pirouz (Pirooz) and the post-Sassanians in China

     Works of Parvaneh Pourshariati on the Fall of Sassanians

Post-Sassanian sites

Recommended Readings

Links & Resources

Contemporary Artists Reviving the Sassanians