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Address: Jalan Gertak Merah, Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Phone Number: +60 7 223 4935; 224 9960 (Tourist Department of Johor)
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Commissioned in 1900 by Sultan Abu Bakar--a much respected monarch widely...

Commissioned in 1900 by Sultan Abu Bakar--a much respected monarch widely referred to as the 'Father of Modern Johor'-- this grand mosque can accommodate 2,000 worshippers.

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Nice view and surrounding to perform your solat

A must visit place in Johor Bahru.. You'll be amazed with the nice view and surrounding within the mosque..

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 7, 2016
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

a very historical mosque... nice view from the hill.. facing the sea and Singapore.. a beautiful garden just next to it

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This mosque has a lot of historical value in it. Chose this mosque when I had to do a school history assignment. I have seen many tourists stop by here in buses.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

We arrived there on the 30th of May 2016 at about 12 noon but to our dismay the whole mosque is undergoing major renovation and we are not able to enjoy the majesty of this building. Perhaps we will return again in the next opportune.

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

A must visit place in Johor Bahru.. You'll be amazed with the nice view and surrounding within the mosque..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

More than hundred years it standing in front of Straits of Johore. You could find a Zoo before entering the main access of this mosque. It is named Sultan Abu Bakar Mosque as an honored to the late Sir Abu Bakar (Sultan of Johor that ruling from 1862 to1895)

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Tanjung Benoa, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

Sultan Abu Bakar Mosque is not only a building or landmark stands up on the hill and right on the seaside, but it is symbol of Islamic Existence in the Sultanate Iskandar and the Society in the past and is well maintained up to the present time. "it is now being renovated" hopefully concluded in the end 2016. The mosque... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

This is a magnificent mosque on the high way from Singapore to kl . It is at the sea side .it looks great with good lands cape .

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Kuala Belait, Brunei Darussalam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Beautiful Mosque with unique Architecture. Very clean environment, well maintained & beautiful landscape. comfortable for prayer

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

Other than the mosque building, nothing much can be found here. There's a few freelance artist/painter around, you might interested with. During my visit, not many people around. Since nothing much here, so we only snap a few nice photo of the building and its surrounding.

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

Feel cool and relax place to visit, nice view and panoramic around. Should take few photo and keep for your memories

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