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
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.
Shahzadeh Ebrahim-e-Fin Mausoleum – Kashan
The said is a relic of the Qajar era and was constructed by one of the inhabitants of Fin.The mausoleum comprises of a dome worked in turquoise colored tiles, beautiful Minarets and a porch with mirror work and paintings. The mausoleum along ...
Feyz-e-Kashany Tomb – Kashan
This tomb lies to the west of the city of Kashan and near the large cemetery of the city. This tomb retained its simplicity according to the wish of the deceased, till recent years when certain renovations were performed.
Karkas Mountain – Kashan
This extensive range lies within the limits of the townships of Natanz and Kashan. Its highest peak being the Karkas summit which rises to an elevation of 3,895 m. From this mountainous area seasonal rivers take their source.
Borujerdiha House – Kashan
The said premises is located in Kashan and was constructed during the years 1292-1310 AH. by 'Haj Seyed Jaffar Natanzi' a merchant who conducted business in Borujerd and Kashan as well. He constructed this house in order to evade religious levies. ...
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 ...
Fin Garden Bath – Kashan
In this aggregate a small and a large bath are present. The ceilings adorned with paintings and fine marble columns are artistic affects here. The smaller bath has gained historical fame due to the assassination of Amir Kabir in this place.
Ameri House – Kashan
800-year-old Kashan’s Ameri House with an area of 9000 square meters building site and 12000 square meters standing property, houses 85 rooms and 7 courtyards.It is the largest historical house in Iran. This house has the highest wind catcher ...