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Grand Mosque

Closed Now: 8:30 AM - 10:45 AM, 4:45 PM - 6:45 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 10:45 AM, 4:45 PM - 6:45 PM
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Fantastic experience

We had the most amasing end-to-end experience in the Grand Mosque! We were received in a visitor... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Rikke F
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Great tour with Karim

My colleague and I had a great tour with Karim as our guide. Karim guided us through the Grand... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bramfri
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NO TOURS IN RAMADAN The Grand Mosque of Kuwait is the 8th largest mosque in the world. The mosque welcomes visitors for FREE guided tours, during weekdays from 9:00-10:45 am and from 5:00-7:00 pm.
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 10:45 AM, 4:45 PM - 6:45 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Sharq Kuwait City, Kuwait City, Kuwait
+965 2246 7058
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had the most amasing end-to-end experience in the Grand Mosque! We were received in a visitor hall were we had free coffee, juice and water while we waited for what turned out to be a very good guide Fatima. She told us everything we...More

Thank Rikke F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My colleague and I had a great tour with Karim as our guide. Karim guided us through the Grand Moske and answered all our questions. We had many many questions and all were answered in a serious and freindly way. Thank you very much Karim....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I made my Kuwaiti friend discover the chance to have a touristic tour of this stunning mosque. I am so glad I made my mind up on that: no one should miss Aseel and her explanations: totally breathing ♥️

Thank Nicolò M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous visit to this amazing building and thoroughly enjoyed the chat with my tour guide 'Sean' ( his nickname). He patiently answered all my questions with such knowledge and understanding that made it a pleasure to talk to him. All the staff were extremely helpful...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You cannot come in Kuwait city and not visit the Grand Mosque. Located downtown, walking distance to the souk. You need to call before coming and then a guide will take you inside. Wonderful

Thank Enzo M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beautiful place. They welcomed us very well. With some refreshments and all the visit was very interesting. At the end we had some pictures and they gave us a souvenir and also information about the mosque and islam.

Thank gemmavelasco22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a stunning tour we had today! The place is simply amazing with exquisite architecture and details. Our tour guide Ms. Fatima was amazing.. she was very knowledgeable, pleasant and fun! She didn’t only answer all of our questions but also gave us all the...More

1  Thank Saadoun A
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Even almost more than 13 years in Kuwait I'm not lucky enough to visit, but finally I visited it's a Spiritual & Cultural Place which really very peaceful atmosphere, Couple of Great Countries had supplied the metirials for great building Archetectre. They special thanks for...More

1  Thank Johnson-Lenin
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful mosque and very peaceful atmosphere. Also it was very interesting to see people from all parts of the world coming there to see it's magnificence and splendid architecture

1  Thank SadiqAKadir
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

An place filled with kind hospitality and gesture of the tour guide & manager Mr. Mohammad to start with. Well explained the rituals of muslims practicw of prayer. A grandeur 480,000 sqft structure hall standing on just 4 pillars decorated with italian glasses n marbles...More

2  Thank Arun E
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r0ci0caiced0
November 18, 2017|
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Response from Asana S | Reviewed this property |
U can visit any day but Friday there r no guided tours.. weekdays should be good but watch out for Salah timings which is 11:30am and then at 3 pm
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Alyah A
October 11, 2017|
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Response from Julie D | Reviewed this property |
early in the day and the concierge of the hotel hired a driver and made all the arrangements. might be the best way to do it.
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Yasmine J
August 25, 2017|
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Response from Grand_MosqueKW | Property representative |
There are English tours available both the 9:00 am and 5:00 pm
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