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 Behnam house

Behnam house

Historical period: Zand era

Location: maqsodieh

Behnam edifice is one of beautiful historical buildings of the city related to late zand and early Qajar eras. It has exceptional architecture with private and public yards.

The house whose main facade built on strong columns with beautiful capitals has some particular features such as; architectural decorations, sash windows, artistic stucco-works, wall heaters, old wall heaters, geometric designs and stained glasses. At the present time, this historical building is used as a part of architecture faculty of art university of Tabriz.

Behnam house was registered as number 1850 in the list of Iran's national relics in 1997 due to its unique architecture and old history.