Baqcheh-Jooq Palace Facts
Baqcheh-Jooq Palace (english: Joogh Garden) was commissioned by
Iqbal-ol-Saltaneh Makui, one of Mozafaredin Shah’s commanders.
This palace is a major tourist attraction due to its location on the
Turkey-Europe road route.
The Baqcheh-Jooq palace is situated on a large expanse of gardens, which
cover an area of 11 hectares (27 acres).
Curently the palace is a museum, also known as Kakh Muzeh Maku.
The palace consists of two floors that are made up of numerous halls and
chambers, most of them beautifully decorated with paintings, mirror-work, and plaster
Adding to its beauty is the façade, which contains banisters and statues
made of plaster.
Baqcheh-Jooq Palace Map&Location
Baqcheh-Jooq Palace, also spelled Baghche Jug, is situated between the
towns of Maku and Bazargan (about 10 km from Maku) in the province of West Azerbaijan.
See the location and the route on map:
View Larger Map
Baqcheh-Jooq Palace and garden
Baqcheh-Jooq Palace facade
Baqcheh-Jooq Palace garden
Kakh Muzeh Maku - Photo source: wikipedia.org