Naqsh-e Jahan Square

Local nameمیدان نقش جهان
LocationIsfahan, Iran

Naqsh-e Jahan Square, also known as Meidan Emam, is a square situated at the center of Isfahan, Iran. Constructed between 1598 and 1629, it is now an important historical site, and one of UNESCO's World Heritage Sites. It is 160 metres wide by 560 metres long. It is also referred to as Shah Square or Imam Square.

The square is surrounded by buildings from the Safavid era.

The Shah Mosque is situated on the south side of this square. On the west side is the Ali Qapu Palace. Sheikh Lotf Allah Mosque is situated on the eastern side of this square and at the northern side Qeysarie Gate opens into the Isfahan Grand Bazaar.

Tags PedestrianUNESCOHeritage
Download Download See more

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naqsh-e_Jahan_Square

Coordinates 32°39'27.813" N 51°40'38.898" E

Sygic Travel - A Travel Guide in Your Pocket

Download for free and plan your trips with ease
Enter your mobile phone number to receive a direct link to download the app:
Or just search for \"Sygic Travel\" in App Store or Google Play.
Sygic Travel Maps The world's first map app tailored for travelers
Use the app Not now