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Eram Garden

Eram Garden is one of Shiraz’s tourist attractions and an example of a garden-koshk. Besides, it is popular among tourists due to citrus trees and a long street with magnificent cedars on its sides. Also, the main pavilion of the Qajar era, which forms the core of this garden, the tall and ancient Sarve Naaz has doubled its beauty. Besides, Shiraz Eram Garden with an area of 110,380 square meters was registered on November 5, 1974.

Eram garden

Eram Garden , Shiraz , Iran

History

It is not yet known exactly who built the Eram Garden for the first time. Therefore, no exact construction date has been set for it. Besides, the only document in relation to the Eram Garden is to name it in a few travelogues. Moreover, according to which it attributed at least to the 10th and 11th centuries AH.

In addition, the date of construction of Eram Garden considered as the Seljuk period. Also, at that time, Atabak Qarache the ruler of Fars had started to build a flat garden and a few other gardens in Shiraz. Besides, it may have built at his request. Moreover, the Eram Garden existed during the era of Al-Inju and al-Muzaffar and Gurkanians.

Moreover, in the following, the Eram Garden occupied by the sultans of al-Muzaffar.Also, there is no precise information about the condition of the garden during the Safavid era.  In addition, from the end of the Zandiyya period, about 75 years of gardens were in the possession of the leaders of the Qashqa’i tribes’ .Then, during nasir al-Din Shah’s time, another mansion built in the garden, which takes several years to build.

 

Where is Shiraz’s Eram Garden?

Eram Garden located on Eram Street, close to Eram Square and near Shiraz university complex. Besides, the nearest metro station to Eram Garden is Namazi Metro Station. Also, after getting off the train, you can walk about 10 minutes and pass through Daneshjoo Square and Eram Square, reach the Eram Garden or take a taxi to the garden.

 

Architecture

The Eram Garden composed of a rectangular land surrounded by mud walls. Also, the architects of the garden had built stairs in different parts of the garden in order to eliminate the slope that existed from the western to the east.  Besides, the main buildings see in the western part of the garden includes a main and inner mansion. Furthermore, they more elevated than elsewhere in the garden.

In addition, there is a beautiful swimming pool next to the main building of the garden. Besides, it covers an area of 335 meters and a depth of half a meter. Moreover, several large boulders have used in its construction said to date back to the johnny khan ilkhan era.  Furthermore, the depth of the pool has been greater in the past. Thus, it has reduced to the current depth after restoration. Moreover, four beautiful palm trees in its four corners have made the pool a double attraction.

Also, the image of the building sees in its water. Besides, if you go to this garden, you will see a blue atmosphere that flows along the pool. In addition, after passing through the small pond of the pond hall, the water enters the pool. So, the surrounding atmosphere continues to flow around the garden gardens. Furthermore, the entrance doors of Eram Garden are to the north and Eram Boulevard. Moreover, the other sides limited to triple mill boulevard, residential houses and other gardens.

 

Other Buildings

Andron: Andron’s mansion and enclosure consists of two halls and five rooms, located on the west side of the garden and just behind the main building. Also, on the western side of the Andron area, a one-story mansion located at a level above the level of the Andron enclosure.

In addition, Andron mansion has nothing less than the main mansion in terms of decorations. Besides, its forehead decorated with a tiled crescent that belongs to the Qajar period. Also, it has carried out at the same time with the tiles of the main mansion. Moreover, on the sides of the middle room and under the crescents, there are two brick columns with mosaic tiles.

Administrative section: A collection of eight rooms located next to the main mansion. Besides, it has refurbished in recent years. Furthermore, it is currently being used for the garden’s caretaker and administrative affairs unit.

East Garden: Two rooms next to the garden’s eastern entrance built for the use of guards and staff.

 

Eram Garden Water Supply Source

The origin of the water circulation route in Eram Garden is from the pool in front of the main mansion. Besides, the water of this pool largely supplied from the Azam Creek Aqueduct. Also, it is the largest water source in Shiraz and uses the same aqueduct to provide water for many gardens. In addition, two water wells have drilled in the garden, which used to irrigate the flowers.

 

Other Eram Garden Buildings

Andron: Andron’s mansion and enclosure consists of two halls and five rooms, located on the west side of the garden and just behind the main building. Also, on the western side of the Andron area, a one-story mansion located at a level above the level of the Andron enclosure.

In addition, Andron mansion has nothing less than the main mansion in terms of decorations. Besides, its forehead decorated with a tiled crescent that belongs to the Qajar period. Also, it has carried out at the same time with the tiles of the main mansion. Moreover, on the sides of the middle room and under the crescents, there are two brick columns with mosaic tiles.

Administrative section: A collection of eight rooms located next to the main mansion. Besides, it has refurbished in recent years. Furthermore, it currently being used for the garden’s caretaker and administrative affairs unit.

East Garden: Two rooms next to the garden’s eastern entrance built for the use of guards and staff.

 

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