Iran’s share in the list of World Heritage is 24 tangible heritages, 13 intangible heritages and 10 works in Memory of the World Programme
Nowruz is the first day of the Iranian New Year and one of the oldest and most ancient celebrations remained from the Persian Empire.
Radif is a collection of traditional Persian melodies arranged in different sonic spaces. It was inscribed UNESCO in 2009.
The traditional skills of carpet weaving in Fars was inscribed in 2010 on the Representative List of the Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO.
The traditional skills of carpet weaving in Kashan was inscribed in 2010 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO.
Music of the Bakhshis of Khorasan was inscribed on the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in 2010.
It is a heroic traditional sport comprised of athletic martial movements and music to improve physical health and moral perfection in Zoorkhaneh (House of Strength).
Ta’zieh drama was inscribed in 2010 on the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
Naqqāli, meaning narrating, is a dramatic art in Iran to narrate ancient and traditional epic tales and events. It was registered by UNESCO in 2011.
Iranian Lenj is a traditional wooden hand-made type of boats and vessels in the shorelines of the Persian Gulf .
The traditional ritual of carpet washing is the only religious ceremony of Islam held based on the Solar Hijri calendar.
Bread or Naan is a main food of Iranian made of wheat flour, in a furnace and notable for the culture of sharing that includes its making and distributing in families.