School

Dianat School

Dianat School

This school, which belongs to the Qajar period, is located on Shahid Ansari Street in Qazvin, Lorha neighborhood, in Shahid Tavassoli Alley.

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Heidarieh Mosque

Heidarieh Mosque

a thousand years old monument!

The mosque is from the Seljuk period, late 12th or early 13th century, but the school was constructed later Under the Qajar dynasty in the 19th century. It is a widely held view that back then, Qazvin owned two Jameh mosques; the bigger one was known as Atigh Jameh Mosque and was dedicated to Shia (the second largest branch of Islam), and the second Jameh Mosque, aka Heidarieh Mosque, was dedicated to Sunni Islam which operated until Mongols’ attack that resulted in reduction of Sunnis in the country.

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Omid School

Omid School

Omid school is one of the old of the spectacular historical and spectacular buildings in Qazvin, which belongs to the late Qajar and early Pahlavi periods. This four-grade school was the first modern school in Qazvin.

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Sardar School and Mosque

Sardar School and Mosque

captivating Persian architectural masterpiece

It is a remnant of the Qajar dynasty and was built in 1816 AD by two brothers named Mohammad Hasan Khan Sardar and Mohammad Hossein Khan Sardar (Sardar is a label that refers to a commander of an army). They had both participated in the Iran and Russian war and succeeded gloriously. The construction is most certainly an architectural masterpiece in Iran’s history. Apart from this mosque and school, the two brothers have also constructed two cisterns and a bathhouse in Qazvin city.

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Salehiyeh School and Mosque

Salehiyeh School and Mosque

One of the largest mosques and schools in Qazvin

Salehiyeh School-Mosque of Qazvin, based on an inscription on its portal, was built in 1248 AH by Haj Mohammad Saleh Baraghani Qazvini who was one of the pious scholars of Qazvin.

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Sheikh al-Islam School and Mosque

Sheikh al-Islam School and Mosque

Sheikh al-Islam school-mosque was made by Mirza Masoud Sheikh al-Islame Qazvini in 1321 AH and has been added to the old school (for the past centery).

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