The Sa’dabad Complex, at first was built by Qajar kings in 19th century. After development of the complex, Reza Shah Pahlavi lived there in 1920s, and his son, Mohammad Reza, moved there in 1970s. After the 1979 Revolution of Iran, the complex became a museum.
Museums and palaces in this complex are mentioned below:
Bahman palace: It was Bahman’s house. He was the son of ‘Gholamreza Pahlavi’, the brother of the king.
Green palace(Marmar palace): That’s one of the most beautiful palaces in Iran. The grand floor was the location and workplace of the ‘Reza Shah’.
White palace: It’s the biggest palace in Sa’dabad Complex. It was the summer residence of the king and his wife Farah.
Water museum: The museum building has main section and sub-section. The sub-section was special workplace of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi.
Ostad Behzad museum: At the time of the Pahlavi dynasty it was workplace and resorts of the Reza Shah.
Carriage house museum: It was resorts of the coachman.
Mir Emad museum: It was the house of Alireza and Farahnaz, Mohammad Reza’s children. After the Iran revolution this building dedicated to showing of Manuscripts.
Royal containers: Decorative dishes and objects are showing there, divided into four categories: Qajar dishes, first Pahlavi, second Pahlavi, donated containers.
Anthropology museum: The museum contains a full set of human culture tools and life styles and mirrors of some aspects of human life styles.
Miniature museum: It was the summer residence of Leyla Pahlavi, Youngest daughter of Mohammad Reza.
Mahmoud Farshchian miniature museum: It was the location of ‘Reza shah’ and his fourth wife, ‘Esmat’.
Shahram palace: It was the second wife of ‘Reza shah’ residence, ‘Tadj ol-Molouk’. Now it’s a military museum.
Beautiful Arts museum(Black Palace): It was the council of the ministry of court.
Nations Art museum: That’s a collection includes valuable works from four corners of the world in these categories:
1-Ancient art of Iran
2-Maya and Inka civilization
4-Contemporary art of Iran and word.