It is a major commercial city, located near to the city of Lahore, Pakistan. Located at an elevation of 205 meters, it has population of 0.1 millions. This city placed on the famous Grand Trunk Road on the border of Lahore, and at the crossroads to Gujranwala, Sheikhupura, and Narowal. The economic and social life of the city is mainly depends on Lahore. In 2005 this city became headquarter of Shikhupura District. Muridke has many attractive places to visit, some of these are:
Muridke sports club: With an old traditional atmosphere, open fields, stately trees and orchards, it is a huge sports club. This club is located 17 miles north of Lahore, and its special features are clean air, and beautiful green surroundings. It is especially for those who want to stay near Gujranwala. Sialkot, Sheikhupura and Lahore.
Muridke Oil Mill: It is one of the leading manufacturers and exporters of oil in Pakistan. Established in 1990, it stands now amongst the top of quality in the edible oil industry. From here, oil exports to Australia, China, Turkey, Europe, North America, Gulf region and numerous Mediterranean countries.
Grand Trunk Road: This road is the longest highway running from the major city of Karachi to the Border of Torkham. Its total length is 1756 km, and in Punjab province, it passes through Lahore, Gujranwala, Multan, Jhelum, Rawalpindi and Sahiwal. Muridke city lies on this amazing road and worth to seeing.
Chand Bagh School: It is a famous and biggest school in Muridke, placed around 25 miles away from the city of Lahore, on the Shikhupura-Muridke Road. Established in 1998, and spread over an area of 460 acres, it is a suburban boarding school. The students of this school preparing for the University of Cambridge. The main purpose to establish this educational institute is to provide unique characteristics and environment for students. The atmosphere is motivating, inspiring and helpful to creative activity, learning and inquiry. The school has its own residency, health care center, huge playgrounds, libraries, and laboratories. Chand Bagh School is also a member of Adventure Foundation of Pakistan.
Muridke Central Park: Located in stunning surroundings, this park is the biggest park of Muridkay City. Full with various kinds of unique flowers and plants, this park is a big source of entertainment for locals, as well as tourists. A huge play area separated for children.