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The historic Hegmataneh or Ecbatana is located within the boundaries of the modern city of Hamedan. Hegmataneh was the capital of the first Iranian dynastic empire, the Medes (728-550 BCE). It later became one of the main seats of their successors, the Achaemenid dynasty (550-330 BCE) and the city continued to kept its' importance during the following dynasties, the Parthians (248 BCE-224 CE) and Sasanids (224–651 CE).
There is a museum adjacent to the site, showing a collection of ancient elements explored there.