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Shah Mosque

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Amazing visit

Going inside this mosque is a must and highly recommended in case of history , architecture and... read more

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PoUrya G
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Esfahan, Iran
Meditation in splendour

I cannot find the words that A moving experience of colour and design. We experienced a call to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Reviewed yesterday

Going inside this mosque is a must and highly recommended in case of history , architecture and beauty. Inside the dome has a magic echo of sound which attract every keen visitor !

Thank PoUrya G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I cannot find the words that A moving experience of colour and design. We experienced a call to prayer in a room with outstanding acoustics. Emotional.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This mosque is most likely one of the most impressing buildings in Esfahan. Beside it's beautiful artiecture, it hides a mosaik manufactory as well as a architectural fun fact - standing in the middle under the dome, you may hear peoples voice throughout the buidling,...More

Thank sap13marco_m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was such a fun day when i visit isfahan , all people tell me first place you should visit is shah mosque . When i went there , there was some horse to ride , and they take not more than the taxis there...More

Thank davidsmits1994
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every year they cover the courtyard with scafoldings and big huge tent to start the memorial of Imam Hosein in Ashoora, so consider that you wont be able to take clear shots of the Iwans from courtyard, but still amazing to see this 400 years...More

Thank Reza M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Naghsh-e Jahan Square has many things to see. So go there and enjoy the sights nearby. Everyone is in Esfahan

Thank IranDriverGuide S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shah Mosque is another masterpiece of the Iranian architecture with its magnificent seven-color tiles. the color blue is dominant which makes you feel calm.

Thank Farhad P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a mosque that is built with a diagonal entrance , amazing stalactite working , beautiful tiles , amazing dome . acoustic system

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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

much bigger much more to see if you have to choose for any reason(time, money, energy..), choose Shah Mosque same entry price, very similar architecture and stil!

Thank LukasZ320
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Another iranian spot that could have been beautiful and impressive if only they cared a bit about their heritage. Not only it was under renovations (that apparently are lasting forever) but it was also extremely dirty and neglected. It has a fridge and laundry raks...More

4  Thank Sandra S
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Wendy O
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Response from DudjiT | Reviewed this property |
It is. And the Government has found a good way to keep a balance between visiting and worshipping
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Response from LottyToronto | Reviewed this property |
I would expect that it's like many other sites in Iran: scaffolding goes up, work starts, but then everything gets delayed for years. But, as others say, you can still enjoy the building. (The Oljeitu mausoleum in Soltaniyeh... More
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