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Fanar - Qatar Islamic Cultural Center

Closed Now: 7:30 AM - 1:30 PM, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 7:30 AM - 1:30 PM, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Hours Today: 7:30 AM - 1:30 PM, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Abdullah Bin Jassim Street, Doha, Qatar
+974 4425 0250
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great facilities and fantastic staff. A large display room open to the public. I would certainly recommend for visitors to Doha, Qatar.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Imam H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a sunny and bright Friday when I brought my Malaysian friend to Al Fanar. He is a Muslim and a newbie in Qatar. Upon entering the back side towards Men's prayer area, it was a hair raising historical picture messages at the wall...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Emie C
Reviewed March 8, 2019

beautiful site at evening ... just near the Souq .. taxi available to reach this place. cultural center

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 1, 2019

Very helpful people who provide you good and sufficient information on the religion of Islam in different languages

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed February 25, 2019

Excellent Islamic Center with a great mosque and rich library containing books with multiple languages on Islam and culture

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ashraf S
Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

3hrs to visit two places. One & half hour @ a mosque listening to an Englishman converted to Islam philosophizing God & religion. Another one & half hour @ Qatar Islamic cultural center, where anyone can go & read the display & see the movie....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 28, 2019 via mobile

Cultural and famous. It’s an art of history and the center of traditional goods are near by this historical fanar. Very fantastic and it’s a nice view at night.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 25, 2019

The staff are very warm and hospitable. You can get a quick introduction to Islam in the mosque. Overall good.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 19, 2019

The friday sermon in this mosque is in English for the benefit of the expatriate population. The centre has an exhibition hall describing Islamic history.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 11, 2019

A beautiful piece of architecture that cannot be missed whilst walking around the souq area of Doha. Even more beautiful at night. This is the one place I will return to on my next visit to Doha as I just hadn't the time to visit...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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February 13, 2018|
Response from ammn11 | Reviewed this property |
Could you ask it in English?
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Response from mansoorck | Reviewed this property |
Hi Starting from basic level to advanced level. Fee is 300 QR per level. Course material will be distributed and per day 1.5 hour session. Mostly the classes are available only in the evening and weekdays, if you want to... More