It served as an Ottoman headquarters, a prison, an ice factory and a mill before falling into neglect. Now, Najaf’s historic and much-loved Khan al-Shilan is getting a new lease on life as a museum. Local authorities in Najaf plan to turn the structure into a museum featuring antiquities and archaeological pieces.
Historic Iraqi Building gets New Lease on Life as Museum
19 Saturday Jan 2013
Posted Buildings - Iraqin