Iqbal Park

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Iqbal Park
Minar-e-Pakistan at night Taken on July 20 2005.jpg
Type Recreation and wildlife park
Location Lahore, Pakistan
Area 328.901 acres (133.102 ha)[1]
Created 47years,(c.1968)

Iqbal Park (formerly Minto Park) is a urban park located in the outskirts of the Walled City in Lahore, Pakistan.[2][3] Noted as the home of Minar-e-Pakistan, the 125-acre park includes an artificial lake which spreads over four acres which includes a 800-feet-long musical fountain. Other attractions includes a soft rail, library, an open-air gym and a food court. The tombs of Allama Iqbal and Hafeez Jalandhari are also located in the park.[4]

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  1. ^ http://www.tdcp.gop.pk/tdcp/Accomodation/TDCPResortsStopovers/tabid/639/Default.aspx
  2. ^ Zafar Iqbal. "Bury the hatchet". gulftoday.ae. Retrieved 2012-03-23. 
  3. ^ "Greater Iqbal Park to open for public on August 14". Express Tribune. 13 July 2015. Retrieved 15 July 2016. 
  4. ^ "Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif formally inaugurates Greater Iqbal Park in Lahore". DAWN.COM. 2016-12-17. Retrieved 2016-12-17.