Javed Manzil is the last residence of philosopher, thinker, and poet of the east Dr. Allama Muhammad Iqbal. After spending last three years (1935-38) of his life, he breathed his last on 21st April 1938 in this house. Javed Manzil was built on about 7 kanals of land, spending Rs.42025/- under the supervision of Allama Iqbal's elder brother Sheikh Atta Muhammad. Keeping in view the significance of this house, it was converted into historical house museum housing the relics and belongings of Allama Iqbal.
Javed Manzil is a late period colonial building, devoid of any significant decorative features and architectural elements. Most prominent is portico visible from the present front on the main road.