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Naqshe Jahan Square(Shah Square), Esfahan

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Dating back to construction at the turn of the 17th century, Naqshe Jahan Square(Shah Square) represents a sprawling piazza that now holds World Heritage Site status. The square sits between two large mosques, the historic bazaar, and a palace. Edged by these monumental architectural feats and containing a reflective fountain at its center, the square is an open public space that invites local and visiting families and groups of friends out into its expanse. Shop for souvenirs at the bazaar, whose stalls sell traditional pottery and other handicraft items. Put Naqshe Jahan Square(Shah Square) and other Esfahan attractions into our Esfahan vacation planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Night and day. A real discovery as it takes time d enjoy. We're going every day
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  • This vast expanse is filled with life and colour. Water fountains, greenery, mosques and the bazaar makes it a truly wonderful place. You can easily spend a day here! Thanks for the vote if you found ...  more »
  • Nice big well cared for square with two beautiful mosques and Palace. Nice shops under the buildings around the square (if you like).
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