Design & Style

A Guide to the Taj Mahal’s Architecture and History

Written by MasterClass

Last updated: Aug 10, 2021 • 5 min read

The Taj Mahal is notable for its architecture, which includes sumptuous materials, intricate craftsmanship, and an unmistakable large white onion dome. Learn more about this iconic work of Islamic architecture, located on the river Yamuna in Agra, India.