A street scene in ‘Akká.
Historical photograph of the interior of the citadel of ‘Akká (Acre), Israel
View of the mountains where Bahá’u’lláh stayed in Sulaymaniyyih.
A recent photograph of the restored entrance to the citadel of ‘Akká.
The village of Niyavaran near Tehran, where Bahá’u’lláh stayed overnight.
Murgh-Mahallih, Bahá’u’lláh’s summer residence in Shimran, on the lower slopes of the Elburz Mountains, Iran.
Several of the carved seals of Bahá’u’lláh used to stamp letters or tablets to verify the author.
A view of Badasht.
A garden at Bahá’u’lláh’s house in Shimran.
Bahá’u’lláh’s room in His house in Takur, Mázindarán, kept in its original condition. The house was destroyed by the government in 1981.
A view of the house of Bahá’u’lláh in Takur, Mázindarán.
The interior of the Mosque of Sultan Salim.
Interior of the room of Bahá’u’lláh at Mazra‘ih.
The skylight of the prison area, now restored, where Mírzá Mihdí fell.
A view of the city of Tehran, where Bahá’u’lláh was imprisoned in 1852.
A modern view of the house of Rida Big, the residence of Bahá’u’lláh in Adrianople for one year. The Mosque of Sultan Salim is in the background.
An aerial photograph of the village of Mazra‘ih showing the mansion where Bahá’u’lláh lived. The Mediterranean Sea is in the distance.
The two windows farthest right on the second floor show the room that Bahá’u’lláh occupied in the prison.
Pocket watch, watch cord and fob belonging to Bahá’u’lláh.
Window from which Baha’u’llah waved to pilgrims. (2004)
Gallipoli, Turkey, in a photo from modern times. Bahá’u’lláh and about 70 exiles spent three nights in Gallipoli in August 1868 en route to ‘Akká.
The sea gate where Bahá’u’lláh and His companions entered ‘Akká in 1868.
The bridge at Büyükçekmece, Turkey, which Bahá’u’lláh and His companions crossed on their way from Constantinople to Adrianople in December 1863.
A view of some of the cells that were occupied by the exiles in Akka. The room of Bahá’u’lláh is on the left.
Interior of the Mosque of Sultan Salim.
The city of Tehran, Iran, where Bahá’u’lláh was born.
Historical view of Baghdad and the Tigris River.
The mosque in Amul, Mázindarán, Iran where Bahá’u’lláh was tortured.
The House of ‘Abbúd.
Bahá’u’lláh’s room in the house of ‘Údí Khammár, where He revealed the Kitáb-i-Aqdas.
Cut-reed pen and ink spoon used by Bahá’u’lláh.
The barracks square of the prison. Bahá’u’lláh was first held in a room adjacent to the square and later moved to his cell on the second floor of the building in the center of the photo.
During the restoration of the prison it was decided to leave untouched the floor where Mírzá Mihdí fell. The stairs to the roof are in the background.
Prayer beads belonging to Bahá’u’lláh kept at the Bahá’í International Archives in Haifa.
Inside the cell of Baha’u’llah after the completion of its restoration. (2004)
Interior of Bahá’u’lláh’s residence in Adrianople.
Takur, in the north of Iran, where the family of Bahá’u’lláh had a house.
The village of Afchih, near Tehran where Bahá’u’lláh was staying when a warrant was issued for His arrest and detention.
The upstairs level of the House of ‘Abbúd in ‘Akká (Acre), Israel.
The aqueduct to carry water to ‘Akká was built in about 1815 to replace an earlier one destroyed by Napoleon. By the time of Bahá’u’lláh’s arrival, it had fallen into disrepair.
The House of ‘Abbúd in ‘Akká (Acre), Israel
Historical photo of the House of ‘Abbúd in ‘Akká (Acre), Israel.
The house of Bahá’u’lláh in Takur, Mázindarán, destroyed by the government in 1981.
The pines of Bahjí on the land of the Jamal brothers, site of the dinner which signaled that Bahá’u’lláh could leave the boundaries of the walled city.
The Mansion of Mazra‘ih
Stairway and entrance to the prison of ‘Akká.
Historical view of Baghdad.
Bahá’u’lláh’s room in the house of ‘Údí Khammár. After He moved to the adjoining House of ‘Abbúd, this became the room of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá.
The Mosque of Sultan Salim in Adrianople (Edirne).