Shamsol Emareh (Edifice of Sun)

Shamsol Emareh has been one of the high-rise and interesting buildings of old Tehran. In 1282 AH, just a little time after Tehran's development plan, Nasser al-Din Shah Qajar ordered Doostali Khan Nezam ol-Dowleh (Moayer al-Mamalek) to build it. He chose a site to the east of the citadel (Arg) of Tehran. Shamsol Emareh has [...]
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