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Et`hem Bey Mosque

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Address: Sheshi Skenderbej, Tirana, Albania
Phone Number: (+355-4) 22 37 01
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In Albania,all religions lives happily with each other.So even you are a christian or myslim it doens make difference,nobody judes you.The way,it has been build,will let you find... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Endri P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

In Albania,all religions lives happily with each other.So even you are a christian or myslim it doens make difference,nobody judes you.The way,it has been build,will let you find the other way of coultures,the albanian one.Try to visit,its unique!

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Tirana, Albania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Et'hem bey Mosque is in center of Albania. Is a great monument dedicated to Muslim religion. I really liked it

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Perth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the few mosques that survived the "aetheism" era of the communism regime. Worth a visit. Right in the centre of town.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed a visit to the beautiful little Ethem Bey Mosque right on Skenderbeg Square. Beautiful ornate interior, an oasis of calm. We were met by the caretaker who couldn't have been nicer, showing us around, making us welcome and telling us about the place as best he could despite the language barrier. A lovely place and we'll worth your... More 

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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The mosque is very nicely decorated, with a wonderful surrounding with the main plaza of Tirana and the clock tower next to it. Especially nice at night!

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Thank Guilljea
Tirana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

3 centuries old ottoman mosque situated in the center of tirana. it was built by a local lord 300 years ago and is the only old mosque that survived communism rule as a museum and only after the regime collapsed is started again to be used as a mosque.

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Thank Demirel B
Fribourg, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An 18th century mosque with particularly beautiful mural decoration. An interesting escape from the surrounding crowdedness. Ideal to visit out of praying time in order to experience the interior undisturbed. Small and neat and very colorful.

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Ayr, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A warm welcome to visitors. Dating from the 18th century this is one of the very few really old buildings left in Tirana. Its status as a Cultural Monument saved it from being damaged or destroyed during the atheism campaign of the 60s. Frescoes on the outside walls and the interior is richly painted.

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Toronto
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

This mosque is mostly of interest because it survived the atheist communist period when many other places of worship were torn down. It is small but well decorated on the interior- the ceiling is particularly of interest with elaborate decoration. My spouse was not comfortable going inside - men and women are separated in the exterior prayer area and we... More 

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Tirana, Albania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

the mosque is in the center of tirana , it is a must visited place . it belongs to albanian history.and albania religion

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