Saat Tower

                                                                             Clock Tower in Tabriz

 

Sa'at Tower also known as Tabriz Municipality Palace is building in Tabriz which used as the city hall and main office of the municipal government of Tabriz, East Azarbaijan Province, Iran. Saat tower or Saat in brief, as it briefed by locals in Tabriz, is a building with a hall, a tower with clock, and a small garden in Southwestern side of the building. A circular pool with fountains is located in the middle of the garden.

The municipality building was built in 1934 as the Tabriz municipal central office and its city hall. After World War II it was used by the Azerbaijan Democrat Party as the Government Office, where cabinet meeting used to be held in its main hall. When Iranian troops regained control of Tabriz in 1947, the building was again used as the Tabriz municipal central offices, a function which has continued up to early 2000s when it is used as municipal museum

 

 

 


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