chehel sotoun

Chehel Sotone Garden in Isfahan province with over 67000m2 area has an edifice on central part and been began in Shah-Abbas-the-first; in Shah-Abbas-the-second applying entire change and has been completed. Mirror’s Hall, eighteen-column’s Hall, two large rooms, north and south of Mirror’s Hall, two porches both sides of king salon and great pool front of the hall, entirely with decorations and ornaments, tiles on walls and mirror’s work arts has been added in this period. Although this edifice called chehel sotone because of its columns reflection on the water and importance number forty in Iran culture, but its appellation might be indicated of its many columns.