Cyrus the Great’s Winter Palace

Cyrus the Great’s Winter Palace or Charkhab Palace is the remains of an unfinished structure which resembles the Apadana Palace of Shush. It is believed that Cyrus (576-530 BC) had ordered the construction of this palace near Susa (modern day Shush), one of four capitals of the Achaemenid Empire (550-330 BC), but construction was abandoned after his death. Today, 10 pedestals have been uncovered at the site, which resemble those found at Pasargadae. 

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