Azadi Square with Azadi Tower, symbol of Tehran capital. 50m tall monument on Azadi square. Also known as Tower of Freedom, originally named as King Memorial Tower (Shahyád Áryámehr).
The design combines elements of Sassanid and Islamic architecture, built in the western side of the sity. Built with white marble stone from the Esfahan region, there are eight thousand blocks of stone. There are several fountains around the tower and a museum underground.