Registan square

The Registan was the heart of the ancient city of of the Timurid Empire, now in . The name Rēgistan means "sandy place" or "desert" in Persian.

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Museum
Chorsu in , , is a domed, hexagonal building southeast of the at the intersection of the roads connecting , , , and . is situated 100 meters northeast of Registan square. Photo: Alaexis, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Mosque
The mosque Bibi-Khanym Mosque is one of the most important monuments of . is situated 740 meters northeast of Registan square. Photo: Alaexis, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Marketplace
Siyob Bazaar, also called Siab Bazaar, is the largest bazaar in , . is situated 1 km northeast of Registan square. Photo: Yoshi Canopus, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
Shah-i-Zinda is a necropolis in the north-eastern part of , . is situated 1¼ km northeast of Registan square. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0 de.

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