Concurrent with the Oct 6, the ceremony commemorating “Tehran Day” is slated to be held in the Iranian capital of on Saturday, a municipal official said.
Head of Communication Center and International Affairs of Tehran Municipality Mohammad Ali Karimi said the ceremony is to be held in Golestan Palace attended by several officials of City Council and cultural figures, Tehranologists and researchers in Tehran city.
Karimi reiterated that Golestan Palace has been selected as the venue of the ceremony because the historic monument dates back to the Karim Khan Zand era, the was the founder of the Zand Dynasty and the Shah of Iran, ruling from 1751 to 1779 and is the only monument in the province of Tehran, which has been registered in the UNESCO Global Heritage List
He said the programs of “Tehran Day” will be held in 22 districts of Tehran Municipality for a week.
Karimi added Tehran Tourism Headquarter also has organized several tours for introducing the historic identity of Tehran city to the citizens