We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Imperative to understand what theological schools are about ...

Apart from being a very interesting Mosque to look at and admire architecturally speaking, it is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Iolanda A
Lisbon, Portugal
Visit This Mosque before Sunset

You would enjoy the beauty of the decoration colors at this mosque. Also, the illumination of... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Rahman M
Tehran, Iran
Read all 183 reviews
All photos (177)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
A historical mosque in Kashan, Iran. The mosque was built in the late 18th century by master-mimar Ustad Haj Sa'ban-ali, the mosque and theological school (madrasah) is located in the center of Kashan. It was here where Ustad Ali Maryam as a pupil...more
Kashan, Iran
Reviews (183)
Filter reviews
90 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews religious school early evening nice pictures colorful lights two floors students studying worth a visit dome design courtyard fig simplicity iran century mosaics prayer beauty
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 90 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

Apart from being a very interesting Mosque to look at and admire architecturally speaking, it is also a Theological School located at a lower level around a huge patio where Islamic studies are conducted and where the students are lodged in individual cell- like rooms...More

Thank Iolanda A
Reviewed 30 August 2018

You would enjoy the beauty of the decoration colors at this mosque. Also, the illumination of different parts of this building is quite interesting and more than what you may expect. What differentiates this mosque form other ones is teh Madrassah in it which is...More

Thank Rahman M
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

This Mosque is an must see when visiting Kashan. Walk the the front gate....and keep going. The is a little watet pond olin the centre. The architecture is beautiful. If you can, visit in the evening and listen to the evening prayer. Magical. As all...More

Thank zullli
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

I visited this location and I found it very nice and historical. I recommend it to everyone who is interested in to see a great historical place.

Thank sedigheh a
Reviewed 19 July 2018

I have not see this kind of architecture before , I mean up and down! our tour guide brought us there at night and it was amazing with the colorful lights.

Thank saharrasooli710
Reviewed 17 July 2018

This mosque is not covered with elaborate tilework, like the mosques in Isfahan. Its beauty is in the balance, simplicity and elegance of its design. Its interest also lies in its use of a uniquely Persian architectural language, for example in the very unusual sunken...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

It is a beautiful big mosque with yards and gardens even in -2 floor. Tiling and plaster moulding is used in it's best type. Basements are cool even in the summer. Fig trees are regenerating. This complex is also a school for religious affairs and...More

Thank Aidin V
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Agha Bozorg mosque, a historical mosque in Kashan, Iran was built in the late 18th century. It was constructed for prayers. However, it was also used for preaching and teaching. Agha Bozorg mosque has been described as "the finest Islamic complex in Kashan and one...More

Thank iransunworldtravel
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

At the first look it's similar to all of the mosques in Iran. But when you go alittle forward! The second yard will appear. It's not very far from the bazaar, you can walk there in 10 minutes.

Thank Mostafa G
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Its a pretty mosque and the entry it free.. Was close to my hostel too. You dont need much time here..20 mins and you are done.. so do visit it when in Kashan. there were hardly any people when we visited this about 10am.

Thank thepeppychic
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 nearby hotels
Amirza Traditional House
16 reviews
.21 km away
Morshedi House
251 reviews
.59 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 40 nearby restaurants
Manouchehri House Restaurant
257 reviews
.72 km away
Cafe Shazdeh
55 reviews
.53 km away
Mirrors Hall Restaurant (Talare Ayeneh)
136 reviews
.50 km away
Abbasi Coffee Shop & Restaurant
359 reviews
.52 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 27 nearby attractions
Tabatabei House
330 reviews
.70 km away
Sultan Amir Ahmad Bathhouse
286 reviews
.05 km away
Abbasian House
210 reviews
.52 km away
Borujerdi House
208 reviews
.61 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Agha Bozorg Mosque staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines