Name: Tabriz Historic Bazaar Complex

Place: Tabriz, East Azarbaijan Province

Registered: 2010

Tabriz has been a place of cultural exchange since antiquity and its historic bazaar complex is one of the most important commercial centers on the Silk Road. Tabriz Historic Bazaar Complex consists of a series of interconnected, covered, brick structures, buildings, and enclosed spaces for different functions. Tabriz and its Bazaar were already prosperous and famous in the 13th century and became the capital city of the Safavid kingdom. It is one of the most complete examples of the traditional commercial and cultural system of Iran.