Shah Najaf Imambara is one of the several imambaras in Lucknow. It is positioned centrally in the town and is less known that Asafi and Hussainabad Imambara.Shah Najaf Imambara is positioned in coronary heart of the city at the Rana Pratap Road. It is near the Sikandar Bagh Chauraha and is flanked through National Botanical Research Institute on one facet. The the front element faces the Sahara Ganj Mall. The monuments are quite close to Hazratganj Market and close to many authentic building like Indra Bhawan and Jawahar Bhawan. Also, it lies quite near the river Gomti on the rear aspect.
A popular road is named as Shah Najaf Road in Lucknow. Shah Najaf Imambara became built through Nawab Ghazi ud Din Haider, the last nawab wazir and the first King of the kingdom of Awadh in 1816 to 1817. This imambara served as his mausoleum and was replica of Ali's tomb in Najaf in Iraq. Apart from Nawab Ghazi ud Din, his 3 wives Sarfaraz Mahal, Mubarak Mahal and Mumtaz Mahal have been additionally buried there.