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Islamic Art and World Heritage

Many UNESCO World Heritage sites across Africa, Asia, Europe and Middle East include in their Outstanding Universal Value description a link with Islamic art and its diverse artistry, designs and architecture.

Alhambra, Generalife and Albayzín, Granada 
Spain
Selimiye Mosque and its Social Complex 
Turkey
Historic Cairo
Egypt
Anjar
LebanonOld City of Sana'a
Yemen
Historic Centre of Cordoba
Spain
Minaret and Archaeological Remains of Jam
Afghanistan   
Samarkand – Crossroad of Cultures
Uzbekistan
Samarra Archaeological City
Iraq
Medina of Fez 
Morocco
Caliphate City of Medina Azahara 
SpainMasjed-e Jāmé of Isfahan 
Iran
Taj Mahal  
India
Quseir Amra
Jordan
Medina of Sousse
Tunisia