Teheran Protestant Cemetery

Teheran Protestant Cemetery is a graveyard which is managed by the German Speaking Evangelical Congregation on behalf of the International Ambassadors' Committee for the Cemetery.

This website is run by the German Speaking Evangelical Congregation in Iran.

Here you can visit our fully detailed gallery of gravestones in cemetery. There are many other useful pages to browse as well. If you know any of the deceased and can give us some information about their life, professions, families and more we will gladly incorporate such information on the individual page.

Your opinions may improve our achievement, hence we welcome any kind of suggestions or opinions what so ever.

Gravestone Gallery

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The Story of TPC

The first Protestant Cemetery in Tehran was started in 1890 in the area of Akbarabad just south of Teheran. Because at that time nearly all Protestant Christians were foreigners the cemetery was set up under a committee of ambassadors from predominantly Protestant countries. As the city grew the cemetery became part of the city area.

Until the Iranian revolution the administration was done by American Presbyterian clergy. In 1995 the ambassadors asked the German Speaking Evangelical Congregation being the last international Protestant church in Teheran to take over this duty. Read More

Contact Us

German Speaking Evangelical Congregation in Iran: kirche.ir


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+98 (21) 22 606 117

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