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Address: No.5 Jiulou Lane, Daxi Street, Urban Area, Datong 037004, China
Phone Number: 0352-2067337
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Nice enough.

In the centre of the walled part of Datong it is a very pleasant Mosque with lovely gardens and well set out. Quite an important Mosque in the town, you don't need much time here.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Even if it's more obvious that it's a Mosquee than the one in Xi'An, it's still in a very Chinese way The best parts are visible from outside

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

In the centre of the walled part of Datong it is a very pleasant Mosque with lovely gardens and well set out. Quite an important Mosque in the town, you don't need much time here.

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Mellieha
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Not very different in layout from the Buddhist temples, it is however a Mosque with all the essentials of a mosque. A very particular one though. The staff are very helpful and a pleasure to deal with.

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Suzhou, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Here is a very nice and traditional wall! ... nothing more ... and a souvenirs shop. Do not expect any other attraction there.

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2011

At the time of writing, the Datong Old Town was undergoing massive restorations. The city has undertaken the mammoth project of rebuilding its ancient city walls from scratch, and its main temples have had (over-zealous) facelifts. One less publicized project is the restoration of Datong's historic mosque. The mosque was closed during our visit as a new plaza is being... More 

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