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Address: , Kuwait City, Kuwait
Phone Number: +965 2246 7058
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Description: The Grand Mosque of Kuwait is the 8th largest mosque in the world. The...
The Grand Mosque of Kuwait is the 8th largest mosque in the world. The mosque welcomes visitors for guided tours, during weekdays from 9:30-10:30 and from 5:00-7:00.
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Magnificent

When I first saw the Grand Mosque I was taken aback by the size. But after viewing and walking it, I was much more impressed by the small Intracacies carved in by the tradesmen... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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82 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

When I first saw the Grand Mosque I was taken aback by the size. But after viewing and walking it, I was much more impressed by the small Intracacies carved in by the tradesmen. It is truly a sight to behold. Do go next time you're in Kuwait.

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Dewsbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

AlhamduAllah this is a beautiful Mosque one of the best ive ever visited with stunning interior and architecture design that is siimply breathtaking.The guide Michelle a wonderful convert to islam was very informative and relaxed and she was happy to talk well after the tour.My only issue is that the day before i wanted to have a look around and... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Went for friday prayers. Heavenly! it is the mosque where the great shaikhs of kuwait have offered prayers in the past. loved the overall experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Huge construction, there are free guides in specific days and times. Women needs cover her heads. Enjoy

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Kuwait
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Gorgeous Masjid, you just get a very nice feeling when enter there, i advise everyone to visit this Masjid and pray in it

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Alexandria, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Visit to the Grand Mosque was very interesting and informative. It is a beautiful structure. Well worth the visit.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

If you are looking to see something amazing you should definitely take the time to visit here, The history and culture of this place is amazing...

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Cairo, Egypt
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Its a very nice and peaceful place, its recommended to go at night right before last prayers of the day enjoy the lighting always ware respectful clothes that covers your knees downward and cover hair for ladies

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Mansourah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

I think it is the largest masjid in Kuwait. It is the official masjid for the state. Highly sophisticated decoration with beautiful Islamic drawings and verses of Quran all around. A very strong a/c for the comfort of the visitors. Very clean and well maintained.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Best place to pray at in Kuwait. Mosque is huge but very peaceful. Like to pray there whenever I can.

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