Iran in UNESCO

*World Heritage Sites in Iran*

* World Heritage Sites in Iran*

UNESCO World Heritage Sites are located in 157 countries around the world. There are several Iranian historic sites registered in its list of World Heritage. Some of them belong to pre-Islam Iran and some to post-Islam Iran. UNESCO has designated 19 sites in Iran as World Heritage Sites. Iran has also registered 10 elements on the lists of UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage since 2009: