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This massive and historic dome has been damaged for many years, due to the erosion of water and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
hossein_usef
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Tehran, Iran
big and full of history

the dome was built by Ilkhanid dynasty in the 14th century. it represents the true and unchanged... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Willian B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This massive and historic dome has been damaged for many years, due to the erosion of water and wind, as well as earthquakes, but still remains magnificent. The beauty of this dome at night is twice

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the dome was built by Ilkhanid dynasty in the 14th century. it represents the true and unchanged architecture of Islamic Iran. it can be seen from miles away. it actually is the second largest brick dome in the world. perfect. you have to visit it....More

Thank Willian B
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Soltanieh Dome lies south west of the Cohan Dej (Royal citadel) 43 km from Zanjan. UNESCO world heritage site that is the largest dome type building in Iran and before construction of the famous Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore in Florence and the aya...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

The golden tiles of the painting and the octopus tombstones and its pillars are remarkably exceptional in terms of the art of tile. The plan of the building on the ground floor and the first floor with surrounding spaces associated with the dome, close to...More

Thank amirhossein f
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The mausoleum's dome, or gonbad, is over 150 feet high and is the highlight of the complex. Covered in turquoise, the dome is a fine example of early Islamic architecture.

Thank bobca1947
Reviewed 6 November 2017

As we were driving towards this building it certainly stood out on the landscape. Quite dramatic architecture from the outside. Once inside it was impressive, with beautiful tilework and design. Restorations are still underway inside, so be prepared for scaffolding, etc. We climbed the stairs...More

Thank Randall K
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Constructed 700 years ago with beautiful interior decoration. You can see people's wisdom to have built such a tall dome with all natural materials, worth a visit! 30Kms away there's the main city called Zanjan where you can find a traditional bazar and nice Iranian...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Soltanieh Dome is considered as the third biggest Brick dome in the world after Florence Cathedral Dome & Hagia Sophia Dome

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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Although it's under restoration, Soltaniye Dome is amazing, from out- and inside. One should consider the age of the building before deciding it was amazing or not.

Thank Ehsan D
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Dome of Soltaniyeh is near the Zanjan in Iran . You can find the third big dome in the world that made by break .

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