Founded originally as a city Phoenician, where founded by the Phoenicians around the 12th century BC. M approximately, has been founded by colonists from Tyre, Lebanon, known as''Hiboun''and was one of their colonies important has given the city its name of the bay which was located it was known as (Hipnensis Rajaban) and later the Romans called it Hypo Ragios
Allied with the Hippo and Carthage easily contacted by the relative proximity to them, thus becoming the Punic cities very important. During the First Punic War (264-241 BC). King (Gaia) King Almasala Numidian tribe occupied the city and the Carthaginians, but recaptured it later.
In the first three centuries AD were Hippo of the richest cities "Africa ROMANIAN" The port is known (Alavrodaseyoum) the proportion of the goddess Aphrodite (Venus Romanian) initially granted Hypo rights Almenesebayoum (partial rights of citizenship, Romanian), but later granted the rights of Cologne (Roman colony with the full citizenship rights).
Hypo Ragios become a center of Christian thought has lived in the city and one of the greatest religious figures in the Christian world, namely St. Augustine (354-430 AD Btagst Ahras market today), who was a bishop since the year 396, and is one of the symbols of the city. We know the names of seven Kadisien Christians of Hippo Rigos old, including: (Theozhins) and (Videntios) who died martyrs, as the texts the Church, and St. (to Aontios Valerius), who was appointed St.
The Arabs called it "Annaba" the proportion of jujube trees. And noted that "the mosque of Sidi Bou Marwan", which dates back to the 11th century built the pillars of the effects belonging to the Romanian Hypo Ragios.
The French occupied it for several months in 1830, returned to the year 1832. The city was built new since 1870
Sons of Bashir artists Blonas a larger Alnhathin and visual artists in Algeria who honored this small city Bbesmth deals in contemporary art, Annabi, Hamdi Hassan, a Lebanese leaders familiar Annabi
The city of Annaba several historic landmarks and the effects, of which the machine Pune, the effects of Hiboun containing an area called Alforom where is the oldest and broadest discovered the limit today as the remains of a theater and amphitheater Orchestra as well as statues, tombs, statue Hekeus, Ascolab, Aphrodite Ion God of the year and the statue of the Goddess of Love The statue of St. Augustine or the Basilica of peace Hiboun on a hill overlooking the ancient city carrying the same name. St. Dbeh has sought to establish this church the encouragement of the Bishop of Algiers Avira. And brought some of the remains of St. Augustine in 1842 to Annaba to be buried in the place reserved for her. He also founded the church in 1881 and was the first Mass in 1886 to put the statue in bronze of St. Augustine
Founded teacher urban by more than ten centuries proceeded to design the late second half of the fourth century of migration has been built year 425 AH under the supervision of Engineer-Andalus, Abu Laith Punic, a model of Andalusian has built on the foundations of a cylindrical, as was the mosque lead roles distinct distributed among the science reported attacks coming from the north of the Mediterranean as a scientific institution and a religious war.
Hiboun The Museum contains a collection of effects including statues and silver and copper pots and paintings from the mosaic of different historical periods experienced by the city
Hiboun Festival, a festival of song and Almalovih mark the anniversary of the departure of one of the pillars of art Annabi Annabi Sheikh Hassan Song Festival Rock Song Festival Bedouin (trachea) and the Festival of rap and song evenings enjoyed by other burgundy even in the late hours of the night. The jewel of the Middle Pune remain her arms open to anyone who wanted to listen to its beauty and its beaches and recreation in the still entices all visitors