Ghaffariyeh Dome of Maragheh

Address:
Next to Sufi river (Sufi Chay), Shahid Saduqi street, Maragheh, East Azerbaijan, Iran
Entrance fee(Iranian):
20000
Intrance fee(Foreigners):
80000
About: Ghaffariyeh Dome of Maragheh

Gonbad-e Ghaffariyeh (Dome of Ghaffariyeh) is located in northwest of Maragheh city, next to Sufi Chaey (Sufi river). This dome has a square building which has been constructed during Ilkhanian dynasty during Soltan Abu Saeed Bahador Khan.

Most of Maragheh historical places go back to during this time when Maragheh was capital of Ilkhanian dynasty about 700 years ago.

In south, west and east sides of Ghaffariyeh Dome are patterns of polo which has never used in other historical buildings of Iran. This symbol is identity of Ghaffariyeh Dome in Maragheh.

General Specifications
Name
Ghaffariyeh Dome
Appellation
Named after a mystic called "Nizamuddin Ahmed bin Hussein Ghaffari".
Age
Ilkhanid dynasty
Builder
Sultan Abu Sa'id Bahadur Khan
Special features
Has polo markings
Suggestions
Best time to visit
Morning till evening
Duration of visit
Half an hour
Access route
Address
Next to Sufi river (Sufi Chay), Shahid Saduqi street, Maragheh, East Azerbaijan, Iran
How to access
Taxi
Facilities
Residence
Restaurant
Buffet
Network coverage
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