|Construction started||31 July 1960|
|Inaugurated||18 January 1971|
|Client||Government of Pakistan|
|Height||43 metres (141 ft)|
|Floor area||3,100 square metres (33,000 sq ft)|
|Design and construction|
|Architect||Yahya C. Merchant|
Mazar-e-Quaid (Urdu: مزار قائد) or the National Mausoleum is the tomb of the founder of Pakistan, Muhammad Ali Jinnah. It is a symbol of Karachi throughout the world. The mausoleum was built in the 1960s. It is in the center of the city. Near the tomb there is a park that has strong lights that shine on the tomb at night. Here with Quaid-e-Azam, Liaquat Ali Khan and Fatima Jinnah are also buried.