Bazaars and Market Halls
Monumental covered / permanent enclosed markets (opposite to market places in the open air).
|Al-Ahsa Oasis||al-Qaysariyah market for food, spices and fabric (AB ev)|
|Bahla Fort||the inscription include souq, the Bahla Souq with few covered market halls.|
|Belfries||The belfry's "imposing volume formed either an isolated feature or a central or lateral element of the market halls, themselves often rebuilt in stone at an early date." (1999 AB Ev) Market halls are included in Bruges, Dendermonde, Ghent, Herentals, Mechelen, Nieuwpoort, Roeselare, Sint-Truiden and Ypres.|
|Bukhara||Tak-i Zargaron, a multiple dome-covered bazaar|
|Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape||Tavistock|
|Cracow||Underneath the Cloth Market at the Rynok Square|
|Diamantina||Old Market Hall (constructed in 1835)|
|Florence||Saint Lawrence's Market, made of cast iron and glass|
|Hebron/Al-Khalil Old Town|
|Historic Cairo||Khan el-Khalili|
|Medina of Tunis||Souq el-Attarine|
|Meidan Emam, Esfahan||Isfahan Grand Bazaar|
|Old City of Acre||Souk|
|Old City of Jerusalem||Cotton Market, the Cardo|
|Oporto||Mercado do Bolhão|
|Red Fort||Chhatta Chowk and Meena Bazaar in the Red Fort Complex|
|Salvador de Bahia||Mercado Modelo|
|Selimiye Mosque||covered Arasta bazaar|
|Split||Fish Market Hall|
|Stone Town of Zanzibar||Darajani Market|
|São Luis||Mercado das Tulhas (19th century)|
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