Zal pays homage to king Manuchihr, from the Book of Kings (Shahnama) of Firdausi, c. 1330, Tabriz. CBL Per 111.4

In Focus Tour

A Story within a Story

A Story within a Story:

Persian texts and the construction of the pages in the royal workshops.

Orla Ryan – Guide

This tour is free, no booking required, however places are limited.

Open today 9:45am - 8:00pm

Monday to Friday 9:45am - 5:30pm
Wednesday 9:45am - 8:00pm
Saturday 9:45am - 5:30pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 5:30pm

Closed Mondays: Nov - Feb
Closed 1 Jan; Good Friday; 24-26 Dec

Admission is Free
No booking required
Suggested donation €5


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