Facade of the Théâtre municipal de Tunis
|Opened||November 20, 1902|
The Théâtre municipal de Tunis (engl. Municipal Theatre of Tunis) in Tunisia was first opened on November 20, 1902 and currently showcases opera, ballet, symphonic concerts and dramas featuring numerous Tunisian, Arab and international actors.
Tunis is the capital and largest city of Tunisia. The greater metropolitan area of Tunis, often referred to as "Grand Tunis", has about 2,700,000 inhabitants. As of 2020, it is the fourth-largest city in the Maghreb region and the sixteenth-largest in the Arab world.
Sidi Bou Said is a town in northern Tunisia located about 20 km from the capital, Tunis.
Manouba is a city in north-eastern Tunisia, and is part the metropolitan area of Tunis, also called "Grand Tunis". It is located at the west of Tunis city center at around. It is the capital city of Manouba Governorate. Manouba is well known for its university. It is also an ideal place for family life because of its security, availability of various services and its high level of education.
Chedly Zouiten Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in the Mutuelleville district of Tunis, Tunisia. It is currently used by football team Stade Tunisien. The stadium holds 18,000 people.
Hammam-Lif is a coastal town about 20 km south-east of Tunis, the capital of Tunisia. It has been known since antiquity for its thermal springs originating in Mount Bou Kornine.
The Lake of Tunis is a natural lagoon located between the Tunisian capital city of Tunis and the Gulf of Tunis. The lake covers a total of 37 square kilometres, in contrast to its size its depth is very shallow. It was once the natural harbour of Tunis.
Bou Kornine Stadium, officially Stade Municipal de Hammam-Lif, is a multi-purpose stadium in Hammam-Lif, Tunisia. It is currently used by football team Club Sportif de Hammam-Lif. The stadium holds 15,000 people.
Ettadhamen-Mnihla, also known as At-Tadaman, is a town and commune, part of the agglomeration of Tunis, also known as Grand Tunis, in the Ariana Governorate, Tunisia. As of 2014 it had a total population of 196,298.
Fernana is a town and commune in the Jendouba Governorate about 170 km from Tunis, Tunisia. In 2006 the municipal Milieu of the commune had a population of 3206. It is now estimated to more than 5000 inhabitants. The whole commune has about 50000 inhabitants.
Den Den, is a town and commune in the Manouba Governorate, Tunisia, part of the western banlieue of Tunis. As of 2014 it had a population of 26,763. This population count includes both Den Den and the town of Ksar Saïd. Formerly mainly devoted to farming as located within the part of Tunisia suitable for market gardening, it has been progressively integrated in the Tunisian urban area. Within the city are located several palaces who belonged to the Beys of Tunis of the Husainid dynasty, they were used as winter residences. The most lavish one, the Zarrouk palace, named after minister Mohamed Larbi Zarrouk, is still in use for various entertainment purposes. A craft village aiming to promote Tunisian handicraft was also built in the commune by the National Office of Tunisian Handicrafts
Béni Khalled is a town and commune in the west of Nabeul Governorate, Tunisia, about 42 km from the capital Tunis. As of 2004 it had a population of 12,573. Béni Khalled is considered an important agricultural town in the region due to its citrus fruit production; it contributes by about 45% of the total of the national export. It also produces a high percentage of multiple strategic crops including grapes, potatoes and spices as well as raising livestock, milk production and beekeeping. The municipal area covers around 600 ha.
Gaâfour is a town and commune in the Siliana Governorate, north-western Tunisia, located 120 kilometers southwest of Tunis. It is attached to Siliana. As of 2004 it had a population of 9,358 people.
Le Kram is a town and commune in the Tunis Governorate of Tunisia. Situated between La Goulette, the port of Tunis, and Carthage, it opens onto the Gulf of Tunis to the east and the Lake of Tunis to the west. As of 2004 it had a population of 58,152. Before 2001, Le Kram was a municipal district within the municipality bordering La Goulette.
Sidi Hassine is a town and commune in the Tunis Governorate, Tunisia. As of 2004 it had a population of 79,331.
Bab Jazira Mosque also known as El Jenaïz mosque is a mosque in Tunis, Tunisia.
The Soubhan Allah Mosque is a mosque located in the Bab Souika arrondissement in Tunis, Tunisia. This mosque was built by the Andalusians, after settling in Tunis, and is dated to around 1624.
Hajjamine Mosque is a mosque in Tunis, Tunisia, located in the Beb jedid arrondissement. The mosque was restored by cheikh El Haj Ahmed Ben Lamine in 1931.
Sabkha Mosque is a Tunisian mosque in the south of the medina of Tunis in Bab Jaziza suburb.
Theâtre de l'Étoile du Nord also known as the North Star Theatre, is a theatre in the centre of Tunis, Tunisia. It is located at 41 Avenue de Farhat-Hached, near Avenue Habib Bourguiba since 26 February 2000; the theatrical production company was established on 29 February 1996. The premises of the theatre covers over 700 m2 (7,500 sq ft), its great hall covering 400 m2 (4,300 sq ft). Located in a former warehouse, it hosts concerts of all kind of music, literary meetings in French or Arabic and the theatrical presentations of the company of the Étoile du Nord. Said to be "as boho as Tunis gets", the theatre is popular with students and artists who meet in the alcohol-free cafe and its library. The theatre hosts around 160 events per year, including western style reggae, heavy metal and jazz groups performing and stand-up comedy.
The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Tunis, Tunisia.