Timurid Architecture

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Bukhara Bukhara's Ulugh Beg Madrasah is built in Timurid style by Ulugh Beg, Timur's grandson
Masjed-e Jâme' one of the decorative styles of different periods that are incorporated
Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi
Meidan Emam, Esfahan 15th Centruy Timurid Palace (Ali Qapu Palace)
Safi al-Din Ensemble in Ardabil
Samarkand The Gur-i Amir, the Bibi Khanum mosque, and the Shah-i Zindeh mausoleum complex (commissioned by Timur himself), plus two important examples of Timurid architecture from the period after Timur: the madrasah and observatory of Ulugh Beg
Shakhrisyabz Aq Saray (White Palace)
Tabriz Bazaar Blue (Kaboud) Mosque
Yazd Some parts of the Jame Mosque were built by the Timurids. (AB ev)


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