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Address: Huajue Alley, Xincheng District, Xi'an 710043, China
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Description: Dating back to the Ming period, this mosque features inner courtyards that...
Dating back to the Ming period, this mosque features inner courtyards that bear more of a resemblance to a Chinese temple.
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It was interesting to see the Muslim culture flourish for so many years in China. The mosque is a quiet area in an otherwise bustling area of the muslim quarter. Very nice

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Very different form what one expects at a mosque- from the very Chinese architecture to the relaxed atmosphere that allows you to take in this ancient but still functioning mosque. Can stroll through it and take pictures without any problem- good to have a guide that knows about the structure and its rich history. Approach it through the market, which... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

It was interesting to see the Muslim culture flourish for so many years in China. The mosque is a quiet area in an otherwise bustling area of the muslim quarter. Very nice

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

This is worth a visit, especially with a good tour guide. A lot of history here, and it is still an active, functional mosque

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

This is China, everyone goes and visit the same place. But when they are not interested you've got the whole place for yourself. A very mystical place, very quite and tranquil in the middle of the busy Muslim quarter. Not expensive, no tourists, only worshippers. Cool. Please do take time to rate my review, if you like it. Also, if... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

I visited with a group of friends, one of whom was Muslim. He said it was one of the most unique mosques he had seen anywhere in the world. It was a peaceful place to spend half an hour looking at the beautiful buildings and meeting friendly locals. It was definitely worth popping in, especially if you've just experienced the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

It is a little hidden in the hustle and bustle of the Muslim quarter, but it is a great place to find. A beautiful and tranquil mosque with Chinese design and architecture. I've been to many mosques in the world, and this one is truly unique.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

It is located off Muslin street and interesting to see as I think it was free to visit. The garden area before the Mosque was nice. If your in the area you can at least visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This was a peaceful and tranquil spot in a busy and bustling city. It was a good respite from the heat of the city. The history of the mosque was very cool--I would definitely check it out.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Fascinating history here as it's a true blend of Chinese and Muslim culture/religion. This is a worthy site to visit and take in the Muslim and Chinese joint history.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

This is a must-see in order to appreciate the Muslim Quarter. Islam is the second largest practiced religion in Xi'an. From K-8, Muslim children are educated apart from the greater community; however, China requires all students to be educated in the public school system at 9th grade. In order to maintain the Islamic influence, Muslim parents "pull" their children out... More 

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Address: Huajue Alley, Xincheng District, Xi'an 710043, China
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shaanxi  >  Xi'an
Average Prices: USD 25 - 25

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