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Arge Karim Khan, Shiraz
(2.9/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web)
Explore Arge Karim Khan, a museum that once served as a fortress and prison. Built in the 12th century under the Zand dynasty, this massive structure provided work for the period's top architects and artists. Originally used as a royal residence and a seat of administrative power, the renovated fortress now houses displays of traditional Iranian clothing, still worn in many parts of the country. Arrange to visit Arge Karim Khan and other attractions in Shiraz using our Shiraz holiday planner.
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  • The fort is under construction, to put it mildly. You cannot climb the fort, only wander around the inside orange tree garden and visit some of the buildings in the fort's walls. Not worth the visit, ...  more »
  • Benteng memiliki arsitektur yang bagus, dalam taman bagus juga namun tidak ada yang istimewa yang terkesan saya banyak dibandingkan dengan istana lainnya yang saya sejauh mengunjungi. Jika Anda memili...  more »
  • The outside looks like a castle. Especially the a turret that has slope, initiate the interest. Essentially due to land subsidence and not in technique. The Interior hides a garden with orange trees and nothing special in terms of building. What really is special, it's the Turkish bath. You will find on the left side of the garden.
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