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Azadi Tower

Azadi Square, Tehran 11369, Iran
+98 66023951-4
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Symbol of modern Tehran

It's a largely symbolic tower - like the Arc De Triomphe in Paris, it is located in a busy... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2017
Brendan T
It's just a tower

This is not special places; it's a big square with a big tower It's very crowded and there are a... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2017
Saeed A
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Azadi Square, Tehran 11369, Iran
+98 66023951-4
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

It's a largely symbolic tower - like the Arc De Triomphe in Paris, it is located in a busy intersection. Upon entering the tower, there is a museum (small and dedicated to the theme of the tower's background, how it was constructed, etc.). The museum...More

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Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

This is not special places; it's a big square with a big tower It's very crowded and there are a lot of taxi here for each places to the tehran or KARAJ Karaj is the best places in Iran specially chaloos road

Thank Saeed A
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

It is a good profile for Tehran. Modernity and Iranian arts are all together. No ticket entry and good place take a picture.

Thank EhsanGhasrfakhri
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Over standing a road in Teheran, this monument is the typical and very representative of the town, more than Milad tower. It is definitely a master piece to be seen if you are in town.

Thank Ricchio
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

Azadi Tower built in 1971 and comprised of eight thousand white marble blocks. A combination of both Islamic and Sassanid architectural styles, the fifty-foot high tower commemorates the formation of the Persian Empire and is an interesting combination of both modern and ancient cultures.

1  Thank hatampouri
Reviewed July 19, 2017

When visiting Tehran you cannot leave without visiting this structure. However, because it is located in the middle of a very buy roundabout you will have to take your life in your hands to get through the traffic onto the 'island' in order to get...More

Thank andrew p
Reviewed July 15, 2017

An impressive tower, from size and architecture; The white colour of the marble used is really impressive standing in the square

Thank Joao A
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

In my opinion Azadi Tower (Shahyad Tower)is the most important symbol of Tehran.I can remember the old and first airport of Tehran was very near to this tower,so when we arrive to Tehran it was the first magnificient structure we can visit. Azadi Tower has...More

Thank Sahar B
Reviewed July 9, 2017

I really enjoyed walking around the Azadi Tower, it's a great vibe to see the people there and families visiting, you also get some fantastic views of the MIlad Tower, the mountains, and the city.

Thank Braveheart_10010
Reviewed July 8, 2017

this tower is the sign of Tehran(like Eiffel for Paris),if somebody comes to Tehran it is recommended to view this place, it have built nearly 46 years before based of Iranian cultural architecture,it is located at Azadi SQ. and is very easy to go there...More

Thank siavashqm
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February 2, 2017|
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Response from Damian G | Reviewed this property |
Definitely safe, we felt very comfortable today.