Arge Karim Khan is located in the center of the city, which has a land area of 12,800 square meters with a building of 4000 square meters. The Citadel was built during the reign of Zand dynasty and became famous as the Citadel of Karim Khan after the time that Karim Khan chose Shiraz as his capital.

From the first glance, we could understand the strength and stability of the building. A firm building which had different applications at different times due to its unique architecture. Looking at this massive building, our attention is caught by the towers which were places for the soldiers to protect the citadel.

The type of architecture can be easily understood. It had been used for both residential and military aspects. Because as a residential place for Karim Khan, the building had to be protected from the enemies.