Al-Aan Palace

Al-Aan Palace

Najran Najran

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Sar al-Aan, or the old Saadan Palace, is an ancient palace located on the mountain of al-Aan. It was built in 1100 AH from mud on stone foundations, in an architectural style that is characteristic of the Najran region, located in the south of Saudi Arabia. It is named after the village in which it is located

 

The palace is surrounded by a seven-meter-high mud wall. It is located west of Najran and overlooks it. It overlooks the Najran Valley from the north. It consists of four floors, and is still inhabited. The palace is surrounded by a wall with four towers and a main gate. It is built of mud with a system of veins