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Address: Jl. Jendral Sudirman no 1 Kel 19 Ilir, Kec Bukit Kecil | Alun-Alun Palembang, Palembang, Indonesia
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Great Mosque in Palembang city

Very big mosque and unique.... Nice mosque to pray and take a rest, but in the afternoon usually this mosque is very crowded with people who want to take a rest... This mosque... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 9, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Very big mosque and unique.... Nice mosque to pray and take a rest, but in the afternoon usually this mosque is very crowded with people who want to take a rest... This mosque also near with popular place like Ampera bridge, musi river, Benteng Kuto Besak, Monpera and museum...

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Local government and mosque management must pay attention about the parking area. It have very large area but only a few cars that can park there, moreover the parking lot and the mosque landscape is really worst. No beauty and no attention to make it better. And about the cleanness of the toilet must be have big attention from management,... More 

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Pekanbaru, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Was visiting the mosque on friday prayer. The mosque was grand and beautiful, but the parking area was a nightmare. We need exactly 1 hour to get out of the parking area after the prayer. I would suggest to park in nearby area and take a walk to the mosque.

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Palembang, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This Mosque around 400 years a go is belong to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin 1, small mosque called "Mushollah"....Time after time that Mushollah become very big and beautiful Mosque, one of iconic thing in Palembang...Historical, because when the Duct again Indonesia all "Ulama" and Palembang heros stay here...

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Bali, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

the place bit old and the view are amazing to spent with friends and family, many spot to use for photo gathering, the round about and main gate , avoid to come on saturday night, as the traffic biit killing

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Balikpapan, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The Imam of great mosque is a certified hafidz therefore we can listen very nice quran recitation. This mosque is also easy to reach from everywhere as it is centrally located

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

nice place in the middle of the town. very near to ampera bridge. Near the market and other sightseeing spot

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I like the size and the interior is good. One of the recommended place to visit if you're planning for a religious trip

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Best to come on Friday where people busying spent some needs and great snacks.the sermon is loud and refresh.you will experienced how people devote after a hectic weekday.here they allied,sit, silent and listen the current update from the imam(leader). opposite the mosque a huge round aboard where tourist love to shot a moment and slowly stepping to the Red Bridge... More 

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Good to view from outside.Very beautifully designed.Very important landmark in Palembang. Opposite the fountain. Take photos for memories.

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