Monuments of Khiva

Kunya-Ark

Kunya-Ark ("Old fortress") is the inner citadel of Ichan-Qala. It was founded in the 17th century by Muhammad-Erenk Khan (1687-1688). Kun...

Necropolis of Pahlavan-Mahmud

The necropolis of Pahlavan-Mahmud is the religious center of Ichan-Qala. It formed around the tomb of Khiva's patron Pahlavan-Mahmud (124...

Madrassah of Muhammad Amin-khan

The biggest medieval madrassah in Khiva, the Madrassah of Muhammad Amin-khan (1845-1855) is located opposite to Kunya-Ark at the gates of...

Djuma Mosque and Minaret

The cathedral mosque of Khiva, otherwise known as Djuma-Mosque, is located in Ichan-Qala on the road leading from the gates of Palvan-dar...

Madrassah of Muhammad Rahim-khan

The madrassah of Muhammad Rahim-khan is located opposite the gates of Kunya-Ark. The madrassah is one of the biggest in Khiva....

Ak-Mosque

The Ak-Mosque ("White Mosque") was built at Anush-khan (1663-1687) in the middle of the 17th century....

Bathhouse of Anush-khan

The bathhouses of Anush-khan are located beside Ak-Mosque. They are supposed to be built in honour of Anush-khan by his father, the famou...

Bagbanly Mosque

Bagbanly (Bokbonly) Mosque is a small quarter mosque from the early 19th century...