TEHRAN ATTRACTIONS (GOLESTAN PALACE)

TEHRAN ATTRACTIONS (GOLESTAN PALACE)


The oldest of historic monument in Tehran, the Golestan Palace (Palace of flowers) belongs to group of royal buildings that were once enclosed within the mud-thatched walls of Tehran‘s Historic Arg (Citadel) . TALAR-E BERELIAN Talar-e berelian was named so for it is adomed by the brilliant mirror-work of Iranian artsans. The hall was build by Nasser-oh-din shah build to replace another hall called talar bolour(crystal hall) built by Fath-ali shah the bolour hall had been laide waste by he damp. This building‘s berelian hall is famous for its mirror-work and chandeliers.you can is find an oil painting by Yahya khan sanie-ol-molk ghafari,showing the decoration of this hall before renovations carried out by Mozafar-ol-din shah (r.1896-1907). Golestan Palace is the result of roughly 400 years construction and renovations. The buildings at the contemporary location each have a unique history. Golestan Palace contains various sectors is as follows; 5 1. Thakht-e Marmar (Marble Throne 1797-1834) 2. Talar-e Aineh (Hall of Mirror) 3. Talar-e Almas (Hall of Diamonds) 4. Talar-e Salam (Reception Hall) 5. Talar-e Zoroof (Dishes Hall) 6. Talar- e Adj (Hall of Ivory) 7. Chador Khaneh (House of Tents) 8. Khalvat-e- Karimkhani (Karimkhani adytum) 9. Shams-ol-emareh (Edifice of the Sun) 10. Talar-e Berelian (Hall of Brilliance) 11. Emarat-e Badgir (Building of The Wind Towers) 12. White Palace (Ethnological Museum)