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Jakawali Hassan (Jakovali Hassan) Mosque and Museum

Rakoczi ut 2, Pecs 7623, Hungary
+36 72 313 853
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Beautiful little mosque

Beautiful old mosque with lovely aura - inside and garden. Very nice and attentive staff. I will... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2017
Nata I
Good visit, but . . .

I don't think the adaptation from mosque to Christian church has worked very well. The building... read more

Reviewed June 2, 2017
Helsinki, Finland
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Dating from the 1500s, this mosque is still an active center of Islamic faith.
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Rakoczi ut 2, Pecs 7623, Hungary
+36 72 313 853

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Reviewed June 7, 2017

Beautiful old mosque with lovely aura - inside and garden. Very nice and attentive staff. I will definitely visit this place again whenever i'm in Pecs

Thank Nata I
Reviewed June 2, 2017

I don't think the adaptation from mosque to Christian church has worked very well. The building itself is beautiful but the Christian addition seems out of place - visually. There is, however a lot of history, especially in the crypt. Do visit and make up...More

Thank Lamppu
Reviewed April 9, 2016

Jakovali Hasan Pasha Mosque was built in the second half of the 16th century. Today it is the only mosque in Hungary that has been preserved in its entirety with a minaret and is still used for prayers. Otherwise pictures that someone placed next to...More

3  Thank Zlatan75Mitic
Reviewed March 31, 2016

Remembering the days of the Otoman rule, mosque stands in the center of the city on the beautifull square

1  Thank Jasmina J
Reviewed January 18, 2016

This is a smal mosque approximatelly 10 minutes walk from the main square of the city. Go in to visit it is very interesting sights and go up also to the minaret.

1  Thank Torinobaba89
Reviewed January 5, 2016

The djami stands in the middle of the main square of Pécs. It is a very well designed, attractive building, and lends the square as well as the city a unique, multicultural and historical character. It is in good condition, and if you travel to...More

Thank Istvan Z
Reviewed October 18, 2015

The Jakawali Hassan Mosque is the only Turkish religious building in Hungary, which has survived almost intact. It has got a minaret also. It is a functionning religous building.

Thank BerylBudapest
Reviewed October 2, 2015

When you arrive in Pec by bus it's just a short walk to the Mosque, the restaurants, and museums all around it. There are several hotels within walking distance of the Mosque also. There is a great amount of history here, as well as being...More

Thank Frank S
Reviewed June 17, 2015

a nice Islam center with explanation about the Islam the mosque is sober and nice, open to everybody

Thank pachaMelsele
Reviewed June 8, 2015

A small mosque with a short minaret hidden on the outskirts of the Old Town functioning as a museum most of the time, but on Fridays you can also meet the Muslim community of the city there. Besides it has all what a real mosque...More

Thank Boti21
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