District of Algiers
in Algiers Province, Algeria
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 36.732 and 3.087 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 36° 43' 56" and E 3° 5' 14"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dinar - DZD
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- Local Time: 08:48 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Algiers
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:41 am and 7:04 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.710 and -176.584 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 2,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Algeria.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Algeria. Last Update: 0000-00-00 00:00:00
The district Hamma of Algiers in Algiers Province is a subburb in Algeria and is a district of the nations capital.
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While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Blida, Boumerdas, Medea, Tipasa and Bouira. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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Un petit tour au jardin d'essaie/a stroll in jardin d'essaie(El-hama Algiers)01/03/2012
Si vous voulez respirer un air pure et de dégourdir les jambes y'a pas mieux que le jardin d'essaie/If you want to breathe pure air and stretch your legs there's no better than the jardin.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
El Mouradia-El Golf is a municipality in Algiers Province, Algeria. It is administratively part of Sidi M'Hamed district. Its municipal code is 1627 and postal code is 16070 and it has a population of 29,503 as of the 1998 census, which gives it 11 seats in the PMA. The Ministry of National Education and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs have their head offices in El Mouradia. The Embassy of Finland is also in El Mouradia.
Bir Mourad Raïs
Bir Mourad Raïs is a town in Algiers Province, Algeria. The town is named in honor of the famous Ottoman admiral Murat Rais. It is the birthplace of French Marxist philosopher Louis Althusser. As of 1998, its population was 43,300.
Stade 20 Août 1955 (Algiers)
Stade 20 Août 1955 is a multi-purpose stadium in Mohamed Belouizdad, Algeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of CR Belouizdad. The stadium holds 20,000 people.
Stade Frères Zioui
Stade Frères Zioui is a multi-use stadium in Hussein Dey, Algeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of NA Hussein Dey. The stadium holds 7,000 people.
Mohamed Belouizdad, formerly Hamma-Anassers is a quarter of Algiers, Algeria in Algiers Province. Important places in Mohamed Belouizdad are: Hotel Sofitel National Library Jardin d'essai Stade 20 Août 1955
Sidi M'Hamed is a municipality in Algiers Province, Algeria. It is the seat of the district of the same name. Its municipal code is 1602 and postal code is 16014 and it has a population of 90,455 as of the 1998 census, which gives it 15 seats in the PMA.
El Madania is a municipality in Algiers Province, Algeria. It is administratively part of Sidi M'Hamed district. Its municipal code is 1603 and postal code is 16075 and it has a population of 51,404 as of the 1998 census, which gives it 15 seats in the PMA.
Great Mosque of Algiers
The Great Mosque of Algiers or “Djama’a al-Kebir” (meaning Great Mosque) is a mosque in Algiers, Algeria, located very close to Algiers Harbor. An inscription on the minbar منبر) or the pulpit testifies to fact that the mosque was built in 1097. It is also known by several other names such as Grand Mosque d'Alger, Djamaa al-Kebir, El Kebir Mosque and Jami Masjid. It is one of the few remaining examples of Almoravid architecture.
National Library of Algeria
The National Library of Algeria originated in 1835. Its current building was inaugurated in 1994. It has a surface area of 67000m² and was designed to house more than 10 million books. It can accommodate more than 2500 readers at a time. It is the legal deposit and copyright for Algeria.
The Ketchaoua Mosque is a mosque in Algiers, the capital of Algeria. It is located at the foot of the Casbah, which was built during the Ottoman rule in the 17th century, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The mosque that stands on the first of the Casbah’s many steep stairways, was logistically and symbolically the cynosure of the pre-colonial city of Algiers. The mosque is noted for its unique fusion of Moorish and Byzantine architecture. The mosque was originally built in 1612.
Sidi M'Hamed District
Sidi M'Hamed is a district in Algiers Province, Algeria. It was named after its capital, Sidi M'Hamed.
Hussein Dey District
Hussein Dey is a district in Algiers Province, Algeria. It was named after its capital, Hussein Dey.
The Maqam Echahid (English: Martyrs' Memorial) is an iconic concrete monument commemorating the Algerian war for independence. The monument was opened in 1982 on the 20th anniversary of Algeria's independence. It is fashioned in the shape of three standing palm leaves which shelter the "Eternal Flame" beneath. At the edge of each palm leaf stands a statue of a soldier, each representing a stage of Algeria's struggle.
Birkhadem is a suburb of the city of Algiers in northern Algeria.
Hussein Dey (commune)
Hussein Dey is a suburb of the city of Algiers in northern Algeria, named after Hussein Dey, the last of the Ottoman provincial rulers of Algiers.
Kouba is a suburb situated on a height just south-east of the central city of Algiers in northern Algeria. It is home to the Kouba city council and the church of Kouba which was built during the French colonial times. Its name refers to "Qubba" which means "dome".
Icosium was first a Phoenician, then a Roman city whose site is now occupied by the casbah area of the modern city of Algiers. According to Greek legend, Icosium was founded by 20 companions of Hercules, the Greek name, Ικοσιον, being claimed to derive from εικοσι, the Greek word for twenty. In fact, however, the settlement was occupied by Punic settlers from at least as early as the 3rd century BC.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Algeria)
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is the Algerian government ministry which oversees the foreign relations of Algeria. Its head office is in El Mouradia, Algiers Province.
Raid on Algiers
The Raid on Algiers took place on 11 December 1942, in the Algiers harbour. The attack was carried out by manned torpedoes and commando frogmen from the Decima Flottiglia MAS.
El-Djazair is a hotel in Algiers, Algeria. The hotel contains 296 rooms and has 7 senior and 19 junior suites. It is noted for its Algerian, French and Chinese cuisine.
Hotel El-Aurassi is a luxury five-star hotel in Algiers, Algeria. Established in 1975 and in grounds of some 125,850 square metres, the 14-storey hotel contains 455 rooms and 31 suites. The hotel was designed by Italian architect Luigi Moretti who died before the hotel was completed. The Algerian government reportedly has an 80% share in the company that operates the hotel.
Ministry of Justice (Algeria)
The Ministry of Justice is an Algerian government ministry. Its headquarters are in El-Biar, Algiers.
Bardo National Museum of Prehistory and Ethnography
The Musée National de Préhistoire et d'Ethnographie du Bardo is a museum located in Algeria. It was established in 1920s.
National Museum of Fine Arts of Algiers
The Musée National des Beaux-Arts is a museum located in Algiers, Algeria.
Cathédrale du Sacré-Cœur d'Alger
Cathédrale du Sacré-Cœur d'Alger is a cathedral in Algiers, Algeria. Completed in 1956, it became the new cathedral in Algiers after the Cathedral of St. Philip of Algiers had been reconverted into the Moslem mosque Ketchaoua. It is the cathedral church of the Archdiocese of Algiers. Construction of the church began after a wish of Bishop Leynaud in 1944. It was elevated to a cathedral in December 1962 and consecrated in 1963.
These districts also belong to Algiers.
- Bab el Oued
- Bir Mourad Rais
- El Biar
- El Madania
- La Montagne
- La Tribu
- Les Tagarins
- Mustapha Superieur
- Oued Korine
- Plateau Sauliere
These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Algiers.Popular in vicinity
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Algiers.
- Tizi Ouzou
- Ain Defla
- Ait Yahia
- Commune des Beni Bou Attab
- Bordj Bou Arreridj
- Sant Francesc de Formentera
- Ses Salines
- Ibiza Town
- Santa Eularia des Riu
- Sant Joan de Labritja
- San Jose
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Algeria Health Exhibition & Conference
Starting at: 02:00 am (02:00).
More Information: eventful.com.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Le Hamma, Hamms, Hamma