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Vakil Complex

Vakil Complex

Vakil Complex

Vakil Bazaar is one of the most traditional and historical Iran markets and a part of  Vakil Complex, in city of Shiraz. The market was built by order of ‘Karim Khan Zand‘ and is located in center of the Shiraz city. Other places such as mosque and historic bath also have been located next to the bazaar. This market is one of the best remaining works of ‘Karim Khan Zand’ which still is in operation. Construction materials of the market’s building is on the basis of plaster and brick and limestone and is located on the base of boulder. The market have very high ceilings and have beautiful architecture.

Vakil Mosque is located near the Vakil Bazaar and Vakil Bath. That’s one of the beautiful monuments and strengthen of the Zand period which is important in terms of art and architecture. In the northern part of the mosque, was built an important and long vault which is famous to Morvarid.

Vakil Bathroom is at the center of the city and is located near monuments such as Vakil Bazaar and Vakil Mosque. The Scenic part of this bathroom, is a special section called ‘Shah Neshin’ which was predominantly for king. This large bathroom had the most advanced architectural principles of it’s time.

 

 

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