The Yazd Water Museum is located in one of the old houses of Yazd and visitors will be able to discover the thousands of years of water in this historic city. The Water Museum is located in a historic house called the Kolahdozha and is the focus of many tourists who visit the city. The museum began its work in conjunction with the first international Kariz international conference, which aims to show the value and importance of water in a desert region that shows people how important water is. What sets Yazd's Water Museum apart from other water museums is the passing of a centuries-old charisma, one that once provided the water people needed.
One of the valuable works of Yazd is the house of the clergymen, who ordered the Seyyed Ali Akbar kolahdoz to give it to one of the merchants of the Qajar era in the year 1266 Solar. The building is currently owned by Yazd City Water Company and is one of the attractions of the city. The building has about 5 floors and is as follows:
Almost more than 200 historical objects from the aqueduct collection to the main aqueducts of Yazd are currently held at the museum. The water problem that is one of the major problems facing Iranians these days has been in this area for a long time. The Museum of Water of Yazd also has various accessories used for excavation of aqueducts and visitors can find out about that period of Iranian history. Other items you can see in this museum are documents and equipment related to the division and dedication of water at that time. There are also water distribution documents in the museum showing the proportion of water distributed among farmers at that time. Among these documents were several marriage certificates, because at that time some people were setting the woman's dowry, which was the gold standard in the desert. There is also evidence that charities were giving water to orphans. In another part of the museum you can also see a collection of containers and water storage. Mushrabe, is one of the many sights of this museum that is mentioned in ancient history books.
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Yazd Province, Yazd, Qiyam
09:00 - 17:00
Cultural & Historical Attractions