Sheki Khans' Palace, Sheki

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Must see · World heritage site · History Museum · Architectural Building
Admire the intricate designs and decorations of Sheki Khans' Palace, a historic mansion that served as a summer residence of the Sheki Khanate ruler. The only building that remains of a once vast complex of residences, the palace dates back to the late 18th century, when the area was a principality of Iran ruled by a Caucasian Khanate. Explore the simple, two-story structure, surrounded by old trees and boasting an elaborately decorated facade and interior complete with vibrant stained glass mosaics, exquisite frescoes, and intricate tile patterns. Take a look at our Sheki trip maker website to schedule your visit to Sheki Khans' Palace and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • So much has already been said about this palace that it is unlikely people would still come to Sheki without visiting it. And a truly spectacular sight it is. The beauty of the interior wall and...  more »
  • What artistry and beauty - rooms become an art piece, the entire palace viewed from outside is an art piece.  more »
  • Visit only with a guide. Photograph is not allowed inside the palace. You can take photo from the garden. I remember that inside the palace was magnificent.
  • Guided tour to inside rooms. Interesting story. Marvelous rooms with beautiful windows, carving and pantings. No photo inside
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