Tehran (ISNA) – The ancient city of Shush, located in Khuzestan Province, has many historical monuments.
Shush Castle, dating back to over 120 years, is one of the most attractive historical sites in the Province.
The castle features some historical materials such as the bricks of the palace of Darius the Great and bricks with cuneiform carved on them.
In the beginning, French archeologists used the castle to protect discovered artifacts and conduct research into them.
The castle attracts many tourists from all over the world annually.
Photographer: Seyed Hamed Mousavi