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One of the Olden Streets
One of the Olden Streets
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

One of the Olden Streets

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

One of the Olden Streets

Zhiwaar Tour has organized a short trip to an old street in south Tehran built in 1867.
Molavi Street was paved in the reign of Nasser al-Din Shah of the Qajar dynasty who gave Tehran a new identity.
Starting from the southern fringes of Tehran, the former ruler ordered builders to go farther south for one thousand feet and dig a moat which was later replaced by Shush Street. After the moat was built, a street ran along its northern flank, which was initially known as ‘Esmail Bazzaz’ and then named Molavi. 
The trip starts at 9:30 am from Khayyam Metro Station. The only remaining gate of old Tehran is included in the trip. 
 

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