Tabatabaei House is the architecture masterpiece of Kashan. It is one of the most beautiful and elegant historical monuments of Kashan, which is located in Sultan Amir Ahmad Neighborhood.
This house was built by Seyed Jafar Tabatabei, one of the well-known merchants of that time, in 1250 AH. It was designed by Ali Maryam Kashani, the famous architect of 19th century in Iran.
Kashan is a city of Isfahan, Iran.The etymology of the city name comes from the Kasian, the original inhabitants of the city, whose remains are found at Tapeh Sialk dating back 9,000 years; later this was changed to "Kashian", hence the town name. Between the 12th and the 14th centuries Kashan was an important centre for the production of high quality pottery and tiles. In modern Persian, the word for a tile (kashi) comes from the name of ...read more about Kashan
Abu Lolo (Baba Shoja-edin) Mausoleum – Kashan
This mausoleum consists of a courtyard, porch and conical dome decorated with turquoise colored tiles. The primary date of construction of this dome is unknown, but the date 777 AH. can be observed on the tomb stone. The said tomb is located beyond ...
Mashhad Ardehal Mausoleum – Kashan
This mausoleum bears historical and religious value and was constructed in the Saljuqi era. The same belongs to Soltan Ali Ebne Imam Mohammad Baqer (PBUH). This aggregate consists of the mausoleum, sepulchre, dome, minarets and three courtyards. The ...
Imamzadeh Peer Davood – Kashan
This tomb is located in the vicinity of Qamsar in Kashan. It has a conical dome with 16 panels, covered with turquoise colored tiles. This structure dates to the Al-e-Booyeh era.
Imamzadeh Haroon-ebne Moosa – Kashan
The same comprises of a facade, large courtyard, chambers, porches and an ancient mausoleum dating to the 7th century AH. Its dome is in the shape of a pyramid with twelve panels. The ceiling of the porch in front of the mausoleum, was adorned with ...
Imamzadeh Shah Yalan – Kashan
This tomb is located in the goldsmith section of the bazaar of Kashan. It is the resting-place of Soleiman Ebne Moosa Ebne Jaffar (PBUH). The architecture of the same is related to the Saljuqi period and was built in the year 902 AH.
Imamzadeh Shahzadeh Easa Va Yahya – Kashan
The same is near the Abiyaneh Mosque and is a construction of the 6th century AH. It consists of two facades, a courtyard, porch, a square Sepulchre, chests dating to the year 1303 AH. and a double covered dome with twelve panels, worked with ...
Sohrab Sepehri Tomb – Kashan
Sohrab Sepehri was an Iranian poet, author and painter. He was one of the most important temporary poets of Iran and his poems have been translated into many languages such as English, French, Spanish and Italian.Sohrab Sepehri was born on 15th ...
Kashan National Museum – Kashan
This museum has been founded in the year 1966, and is located in the northern section of the Baq-e-Fin. The Late Seyed Mohammad Naqi Mostafavi, (an archaeologist of the times), established the museum. This museum comprises of a single store building ...