Docomomo Iran
Tour: Visiting Laleh-Zar Street
DATE: 12/2/2016
Laleh-Zar, the first modern street in Iran, was a place for the first cinemas, cafes, hotels and many cultural activities in Tehran. Now and after decades the street lost its cultural position. Nowadays it is the main place for wholesales and retails of Electronic components in the city. Large buildings and cinemas are empty or use as warehouses, and others are not in a good condition.

The tour on Laleh-Zar Street was organized to visit and survey the buildings of this street. About 40 students of different majors participated the event. The tour started at 9:00 AM on February 12th, 2016 at the starting point of the street.