Morena, also called as Pech Morena, is the administrative headquarters of Morena District
. The town is about 300 km north of Bhopal
and is flanked by two historical cities, namely, Agra
An agricultural trade center, Morena is known for its mustard fields and a delicious sweet called Ghazak. Oilseed milling and cotton weaving are the chief industries. Places of interest include Sihoniya, Pahadgarh, Mitawali Nurabad, The Fort of Sabalgarh and National Chambal Sanctuary.
The nearest airport, 46 km south, is at Gwalior.
Morena Railway Station is on the Delhi-Mumbai railway line. The
National Highway 75 passes through Morena.
Updated on 7th June, 2005
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