The Most Interesting Historical Places in Shiraz

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Historical Places in Shiraz

Religious Site
With its colored glass arches and polychrome faience, Nasir al-Mulk Mosque showcases a mesmerizing blend of rainbow colors and intricate shap
Persepolis , Persepolis
World heritage site · Ruin
With ruins dating back as early as 515 BCE, Persepolis ruins (a World Heritage Site), present a singular look at ancient Persian architecture
Religious Site
Shiraz's most important pilgrimage destination, Shah-e-Cheragh Shrine features tombs of Shi'a brothers Amir Ahmad and Mir Mohammad, killed he
Qavam House , Shiraz
The lion and sun on the royal emblem greet visitors to Qavam House, where you get a sense of the powerful elegance of the Qavam family. The t
Arg-e Karimkhan , Shiraz
Explore Arg-e Karimkhan, a museum that once served as a fortress and prison. Built in the 12th century under the Zand dynasty, this massive s
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