Persepolis

K2_MonAMUTCE_September+0000RSepAMUTC_0C4
Rate this item
(0 votes)

Ruins of a 518 BC Achaemenid empire capital & palace complex built in a terrace design.

Persepolis was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. 550–330 BC). It is situated 60 km northeast of the city of Shiraz in Fars ProvinceIran. The earliest remains of Persepolis date back to 515 BC. It exemplifies the Achaemenid style of architecture. UNESCO declared the ruins of Persepolis a World Heritage Site in 1979.

Read 60 times
More in this category: Milad Tower »

Leave a comment

Make sure you enter the (*) required information where indicated. HTML code is not allowed.

Categories

Calendar

« September 2017 »
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30  

Latest Places

Comments

Visitors Counter

Today1069
Yesterday2396
This_Week1069
This_Month93456
All_Days1528436
Online Users 0
Guests 64

Newsletter

Subscribe to our newsletter to receive news, updates, free stuff and new releases by email...

Login / Register