Between Lebanon, Iran valuable
visiting Tehran, expressing hope that Iranian and Lebanese museums continue to maintain and strengthen their links.
She noted that there are 45 museums in Lebanon, adding the most important Iranian museum she was interested in visiting was the Glassware and Ceramic Museum of Iran, also locally known as Abgineh Museum of Tehran.
Hakimian was in Tehran to share her experiences with those involved in Iran’s museum industry in a three-day workshop titled ‘Crisis Management in Museums’ held in the Iranian capital from September 11-13.
Including scientific workshops and theoretical training on preserving cultural heritage, the educational event was aimed at improving Iranian museums’ professional capability for identifying and averting the dangers and, particularly, finding effective solutions in the face of crises, the workshop was held by International Council of Museums (ICOM) and ICOM Iran.