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Fine example of Fatimid architecture

For once this is not a big tourist attraction, but a mosque still functioning as it has been for... read more

Reviewed December 10, 2017
Robert937
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Beautiful example of a Fatimid mosque

This small mosque in front of Bab Zuweila is one of the most authentic remaining examples of a... read more

Reviewed February 24, 2013
BobPraz
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Toronto, Canada
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Dec 10, 2017
“Fine example of Fatimid architecture”
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“Beautiful example of a Fatimid mosque”
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Reviewed December 10, 2017

For once this is not a big tourist attraction, but a mosque still functioning as it has been for ages. Perhaps its modest impression is enhanced by the fact the whole structure is almost two meters lower than street level. It is from the late...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed February 24, 2013

This small mosque in front of Bab Zuweila is one of the most authentic remaining examples of a Fatimid mosque, completed in 1160 (the last decade of Fatimid rule, at the end of which Saladin was ruler of Egypt). It's a beautiful example of this...More

Date of experience: October 2012
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