Eram Garden (Persian “Bāgh of Eram”) is a historic Persian garden in Shiraz. Eram is the Persianized version of the Arabic word “Iram” meaning heaven in the Muslim’s book of Koran. Eram Garden therefore is so called for its beauties and aesthetic attractions resembling “heaven.”
This garden is Famous for its tall cypress trees , the delightful Bagh-e Eram will impress visitors of all ages with its stunning sceneries and various flowers and trees.
The main building of the garden consists of three stories. In the basement one can see a beautiful small pond while on the second floor, at the center of the building is a large porch with two high standing pillars.On both sides of the large porch, two other small porches can be seen facing the rays of the morning sun.
Two-meter high solid stone plates decorate the external façade of the building six of these plates have inscriptions in beautiful cursive Persian, depicting poems by some of the most famous Persian poets, notably Sa’di, Hafez and Shurideh.
On the top of the façade, there are three large and two small crescent-shape tile works, each illustrating an epic or religions event painted on seven-colored titles. The seraglio is located in the back and is allocated to the convenience of the family members. The building also hosts a large pond in front of it.
The presence of tall and beautiful cypress trees around the garden captures everyone’s attention. The pleasant fragrance of flower along with the song of nightingales and the alluring dance of blossoms enchant the visitor.