List of cultural heritage sites in Karachi

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Following is the list of cultural heritage sites in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.

Protected sites[edit]

Following is the list of sites formerly protected by the Government of Pakistan.

  National Monuments, UNESCO inscribed and tentative sites

Protected Heritage[edit]

The sites below are declared Protected Heritage by the Government of Sindh.

Karachi has over 350 sites which are protected under the Provincial Act. Sites are listed under broad areas or quarters under which they are located. Some streets/roads are found in two areas. Sites located on them are found under their respective area.

Bunder Quarter[edit]

This includes MA Jinnah Road (formerly Bunder Road) which is one of the city’s main arteries. It also includes some places near the main road.

Cantonment[edit]

Civil Lines[edit]

Clifton[edit]

Dr. Ziauddin Ahmed Road[edit]

Frere Town Quarter[edit]

Keamari[edit]

Manora[edit]

Market and Jail Quarters[edit]

Queen’s Road Quarter[edit]

Saddar[edit]

Buildings in this section are arranged according to the street on which they are located. This also includes smaller streets off main streets.

Serai Road[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

Unprotected Heritage[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n List of Heritage Buildings pg 5 Sindh Building Control Authority, Government of Sindh. Retrieved 14 June 2014
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s List of Heritage Buildings pg 10 Sindh Building Control Authority, Government of Sindh. Retrieved 14 June 2014
  3. ^ a b c List of Heritage Buildings pg 9 Sindh Building Control Authority, Government of Sindh. Retrieved 14 June 2014
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k List of Heritage Buildings pg 11 Sindh Building Control Authority, Government of Sindh. Retrieved 14 June 2014
  5. ^ a b c d e f Daudpota, Abdul Ghaffar, “Sindh Tourism A World Class Religious Destination,” Sindh Tourism Development Corporation: 2013 pg 74
  6. ^ a b c d Daudpota, Abdul Ghaffar, “Sindh Tourism A World Class Religious Destination,” Sindh Tourism Development Corporation: 2013 pg 69
  7. ^ Daudpota, Abdul Ghaffar, “Sindh Tourism A World Class Religious Destination,” Sindh Tourism Development Corporation: 2013 pg 67
  8. ^ Annual Report pg 27 Endowment Fund Trust for Preservation of the Heritage of Sindh. Retrieved 15 June 2014