The Heydarzadeh Coin and Anthropology Museum of Yazd is the country's only specialized coin museum. The museum houses ancient gold, silver, copper, brass coins from 42 different historical eras. Of the 4,800 items housed at the museum, 4,500 are old coins from various periods. The museum has coin displays that date from the Achaemenid (550-330 B...
Heydarzadeh Coin and Anthropology Museum
Mirza Mohammad Kazemeini Manuscripts and Documents Museum
Mirza Mohammad Kazemeini Manuscripts and Documents Museum opened in 2003. The museum houses 8,040 manuscripts as well as old documents and books on Quranic sciences and literature.
Museum of mirrors and lighting
Mirror and Light Museum of Yazd is located in the structure built as a guesthouse by a former Yazdi personality. The house is a combination of traditional and European architecture and is lavishly decorated with stucco reliefs, wall paintings, and latticed doors and windows with stained glass. The Howzkhaneh or Pool House has the most decorations i...
The Vaziri Museum opened in 1990 and houses a variety of items pertaining to the History of Yazd including manuscripts, old documents, deeds, antiques from Yazd traditional houses, locks, old clothing and coins. The museum is located next to the Vaziri library which was opened in 1955.
Yazd Water Museum
Yazd Water museum is located in the 100-year-old Kolah-douz-ha house, which is a five-story house and has two Qanat streams running underneath one of which is still active. The unique instruments displayed in the museum detail historical technologies related to water, water transactions, various deeds of endowment, traditional water distribution me...