Historical Places


Zarab Khaneh Inn, Qazvin

Friday, 04 January 2008 11:26 administrator
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 This caravansary is located at midst the bazaar of Qazvin and near its intersection. In its eastern face are the textile merchants, whereas the southern side leads to the bazaar itself. The said vicinity was formerly the mint and trading center before the World War I. Today it has lost its prior importance.
 

Vazir Inn, Qazvin

Friday, 04 January 2008 11:26 administrator
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The structure is a two storeyed one in the vicinity of the Vazir Bazarche and opposite Qeisarieh. The lower floor has a vast courtyard with chambers on the four sides. The chambers of the upper floor have wooden doors. Besides which spectacular oriental works of art with the use of colored tiles such as green, yellow, azure and blue are displaying hunting scenes and floral designs.
 

Shahroodi Inn, Qazvin

Friday, 04 January 2008 11:25 administrator
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The said structure is located to the west of the city and river, and was constructed by Haj Mohammad Hasan Shahroodi. The inn was utilized as a shelter during the Constitutional Revolution Movement.
 

Sa'dieh (Sa'dol Saltaneh) Inn, Qazvin

Friday, 04 January 2008 11:24 administrator
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This caravansary is located in Imam Khomeini Avenue of Qazvin and was constructed by Sa'dol Saltaneh in the Qajar period. The same is a single structure, with a vast courtyard and chambers surrounding it. The ceilings are of the traditional Yazdi style, and its vestibule is adorned with brick and tile-work. In the eastern, western and southern sections of the main courtyard are other smaller courtyards that are also surrounded by chambers.
 

Qazvin Bazaar Aggregate, Qazvin

Friday, 04 January 2008 11:24 administrator
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The above mentioned is a remnant of the Safavid period and its architectural effects are extremely interesting. Though the nucleus of this bazaar is relevant to the pre-Safavid times, during the reign of the said dynasty, the bazaar had witnessed expansion. Each row or alley of the bazaar was allocated to a certain guild, besides which each segment comprised of a mosque, bath and arcade.
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