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Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kota Kinabalu 88300, Malaysia
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During a recent stay in KK, we made time to seek out this mosque, i had heard the architecture was impressive. It is!! the building is really stunning and unlike any other mosque i have visited.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a family, we are Buddhist, but we still feel it's good for the kids to understand other religions. I've visited different mosques in the past, but this was the first experience for my kids. The place was clean and our guide gave us good...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed August 1, 2019 via mobile

It’s a nice mosque between KK airport and the city center. You can come here to take some photos and buy some dry figs at the nearby mini-market. Surrounded by local Muslims. Not sure if a non-Muslim is able to get inside.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 16, 2019 via mobile

While in the city , you can just pass by this as there is nothing extra ordinary about it . Good for Muslims to offer prayers .

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank rbs02
Reviewed June 26, 2019

Our family of six pax visited the Kota kinabalu mosque,famous witth tourist.We paid a nominal fees to wear their traditional dres and went to the mosque.The people were very helpful and friendlyin accommodating us.WE were able to take some pictures and understand the requirements at...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Much quieter than the City (floating) Mosque in KK but equally as impressive in its own way. Lovely to sketch! Very little shade outside so as well as being respectful you will save yourself from burning in the relentless tropical sun by covering up properly...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed November 14, 2018

This is a big, bold and beautiful mosque, with its tall turrets and golden orbs sitting atop stout pillars, truly a marvel in architecture and design. From the outside, the interiors seem cool and the marble fixtures look great. Admission is free, and parking space...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Anna May V
Reviewed October 21, 2018

This is Sabah state mosque but not as beauty as the one located at Tanjung Lipat. Worth to take some photo as it is located at city center.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

The Sabah State Mosque is an amazing example of Islamic architecture. Some research before you travel will enhance your knowledge of mosques in the Kota Kinabalu area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank daf57
Reviewed July 4, 2018

The main state mosque grand design and architecture is impressive and such a serence and peaceful place to be. Easy access and ample parking.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from Brian B | Reviewed this property |
Friday was a prayer day and we were not allowed into the Mosque.
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Response from D6972AKlindaw | Reviewed this property |
It is walking distance from Tanjung Aru but pavements aren’t great and disappear all together in places -it’s probably much easier to take a Grab (download the App) and only about RM 6-7
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