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Royal Mosque (Masjid-i-Shah)

Esfahan, Iran
+98 35 3620 8955
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Royal Mosque of Iran

Shah Mosque, also known as Imam Mosque or Royal Mosque, located in Isfahan, Iran is among the 10... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
iransunworldtravel
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Shiraz, Iran
A must see!

One of the highlights of Esfahan. although don't be disappointed if the scaffolding on the dome... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Joanne L
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  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Esfahan, Iran
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Shah Mosque, also known as Imam Mosque or Royal Mosque, located in Isfahan, Iran is among the 10 most gorgeous ceiling in the world. It is one of the everlasting masterpieces of Islamic architecture of Persia. Its colorful architecture of its dome devoted to beautiful...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2017

One of the highlights of Esfahan. although don't be disappointed if the scaffolding on the dome exterior is there for the next few years - It is still a great joy to see from the outside and inside.

1  Thank Joanne L
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The Royal Mosque (Today called the Imam Mosque) dominates the southern side of Naghe-Jahan Square and is, indeed, the most focal point of it.

Thank Isabel M
Reviewed 25 April 2017

If you are in Iran you may well visit a lot of mosques, This one however is certainly not run of the mill and well worth a visit,

Thank Madeleine S
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This mosque seems to be known by multiple names. Whatever name it's called, it's located at the end of the main square and requires an entry fee of 200k IRR to go inside. The trouble with Iran is that it's hard to know whether it's...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This absolutely stunning mosque impressed us very much. No need to write a review really as I assume every visitor to Esfahan will want to see this beautiful complex.

Thank Yvonne O
Reviewed 30 December 2016

It is regarded as one of the masterpieces of Iranian architecture and an excellent example of Islamic era architecture of Iran. visiting time: 9 AM-12 PM ** one hour close in praying time** 13 PM-16 PM

1  Thank WeGoPersia
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Have been no less than twice already! Amazing architecture but above all incredibly beautiful tile work!

Thank Milica G
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Possibly the second most beautiful mosque in Esfahan after Sheikh Lotfollah, well worth visiting, notably for the beautiful tile work.

Thank FrenchTraveler001
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Your trip to Isfahan wouldn't be completed without visiting this James' Mosque. The complex has one of the most impressive (old) mosque in Iran.

Thank Bordin C
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