Garden City

Garden City is a well-planned and leafy district of central , immediately south of the very centre of the modern city at Midan Tahrir. In 1905 the agricultural architect Jose Lamba was asked by the owners of the Nile Land and Agricultural Company to design a new city.

Notable Places in the Area

is a mosque in . The mosque is known for containing the mausoleum of Gamal Abdel Nasser. is situated 1¼ km southeast of Garden City. Photo: Nableezy, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Mosque is a mosque in Abbassia, , . is situated 1½ km south of Garden City. Photo: Mo7amedsalim, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Koubbeh Palace, is one of the various Egyptian palaces which currently serve as the country's official guest house for visiting dignitaries. is situated 2 km northeast of Garden City.

Localities in the Area

El Qobbah is a district of , . It is famous for having two major palaces that were once the residences of the King Farouk.

Zeitoun, also El Zeitoun, is a famous district in , . is situated 2½ km northeast of Garden City.

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