Radkan Tower of Khorasan

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This conically spired 25 m brick tower has baffled visitors for centuries. If it was a tomb or a coronation spot. Archeo-astronomers say that it was a highly sophisticated instrument for studying the stars, built in 1261 by astronomers led by Khaje Nasir Al-Tusi. The tower is in a field 3.1 km east of Radkan village along 22 Bahman st.

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  • Address : Radkan Tower, 4 km from Radkan village, Khorasan.

The height of the Radkan Tower is 35 meters, its internal diameter is 14 meters and its outer diameter is 20 meters.

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