Quasr Al-Basha is the only remaining model of the palaces in Gaza. It is located in Al-Daraj district in the eastern part of the old town. Its design and architectural structure represent the philosophy and character of Islamic architecture.
This building is one in of the richest neighborhoods in the historical buildings that highlight the history of Gaza throughout the ages. There is no founding plaque that chronicles the construction of this building. It is said that it is built to indicate the victory of Muslims to the dangers of the Mongols and Crusades.