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Shams-ol-Emareh (Edifice of the Sun) is one of the most beautiful structures of Golestan Palace. The building was built upon the order of Nasser-ol-Din Shah to give the Qajar monarch a panoramic view of the city. This building is a fusion of Persian and European architecture and has two identical towers. Shams-ol-Emareh has been decorated with multiple arches, intricate tile work, delicate stucco reliefs and ornate windows.

Shams-ol- Emareh

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    Tehran Province, Tehran, St ark sq, Panzdah-e-Khordad