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Sassanide Palace, Sarvestan

in Shiraz city | Fars province
Tourist Attraction

Sassanide Palace, Sarvestan

Related to Shiraz city (located in Fars province)
Located 9 km southwest of Sarvestan, it is a large monument made of stone and gypsum. This monument dates back to the Sassanian period and to the time of Bahram-Gour (420-438 AD). Mehrnevsi, his well-known minister ordered the construction of this palace. Since 1956, major renovations took place. This monument has been registered on the list of National Monuments of Iran.
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