Nasir al-Mulk Mosque

Nasir al-Mulk Mosque

Descriptions

  • National Code
    396
  • Best time to go
    Every day

Nasir al-Mulk Mosque is one of the oldest mosques in the Goud-e-Araban district close to the famous Shah Cheragh Mosque in Shiraz. Mirza Hasan Ali, also known as Nasir-al-Mulk , was one of the Qajar dynasty's grandee who ordered the construction of this building.

Mohammad Hassan Memar was the architect of the 2212 square meter mosque. The construction and building of the infrastructure of the mosque lasted about 12 years (1914 to 1926).

The mosque has a large courtyard, one main entrance to the mosque, yard, porch, arches , decorated finial, tiling rich in designs, masonry, brickwork and stained glass works. The beautiful design is significantly known in among mosques in Iran.

Taryakchi Alley , South of Lotfali Khan Zand St, Shiraz City, Fars Province

Destinations

Shiraz

Shiraz is one of the largest cities in Iran and the most significant city at the center of Fars Province with the altitude of 1486 meters above the sea level, which is located in the Zagros mountainous area. Shiraz name has been mentioned in Achaemenid inscriptions of Persepolis . This city has been...