Quaid-e-Azam House

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Coordinates: 24°51′04″N 67°01′58″E / 24.85111°N 67.03278°E / 24.85111; 67.03278

Quaid-e-Azam House
قائدِ اعظم کا گھر
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Alternative namesFlagstaff House
General information
TypeHouse museum
LocationKarachi, Pakistan
OwnerGovernment of Pakistan
Technical details
MaterialGizri sandstone
Design and construction
ArchitectMoses Somake

The Quaid-e-Azam House, also known as Flagstaff House, is a house museum dedicated to the personal life of Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan. Located in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan, it was designed by British architect Moses Somake.

The is the former residence of Jinnah, who lived there from 1944 until his death in 1948. His sister, Fatima Jinnah lived there until 1964. It was bought by Jinnah in 1943 at the cost of 150,000 Pakistani Rupees . The building was later acquired in 1985 by the Pakistani government and converted to a museum.[1]

Museum of Jinah[edit]

In 1984, it was converted into the Flagstaff House Museum of Jinnah.

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