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Qingjing Mosque

Address: Tumen St, Quanzhou, China
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Ranked #4 of 66 Attractions in Quanzhou
4.0 of 5 stars 11 Reviews
Type: Religious Sites, Cultural
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Type: Religious Sites, Cultural
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:30 pm

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Hachioji, Japan
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Quanzhou, called Zaitun(means Olive) in Arabic, is the starting port of Maritime Silkroad. There is the oldest mosque in China. Imagine how Marco Paulo traveled

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Shanghai, China
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762 reviews 762 reviews
433 attraction reviews
1,800 helpful votes 1,800 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This ruin is a testament to an interesting epoch in human history: the era of the Indian Ocean trade or the so-called Maritime Silk Road. A thousand years ago the city of Quanzhou was flocked with Islamic traders from the Middle East, who traded rare and valuable spices for china and silk. This mosque is a survivor of that era,... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Qingjing Mosque (or temple as it is known in China) is located on the busy Tumen Street. It was built in 1009 with stone structure and reflected the communications that Quanzhou had with Arabian countries. Only the Great entrance gate remains. In the inside, what remains are the structural walls and stones tablets with Arabic wordings more than thousand years... More 

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Xiamen, China
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2012

I don't think this is an active mosque any more but it is an interesting place if you have some free time

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