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Address: Beting Village, Pontianak 78217, Indonesia

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One of historic wooden mosque

I returned to the area just to ensure that I took time to observe and admire the mosque. The cleanliness around it must be maintained. More written information both in local... read more

Reviewed March 29, 2017
Telly F
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148 reviews
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Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

I returned to the area just to ensure that I took time to observe and admire the mosque. The cleanliness around it must be maintained. More written information both in local language and English are needed.

Thank Telly F
Jakarta, Indonesia
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed December 14, 2016

this is the most beautifull mosque in West Kalimantan. have a good view and architecture. The architecture stiil like etnic architecture not like most in Indonesia.

Thank anton_surya
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7 attraction reviews
Reviewed December 12, 2016

I was more interested in the locals activity. The forecourt was being landscaped so didnt go into Mosque. Great place to see the kids swimming in the river and the fisherman catching their catch.

Thank Peter S
Tanjung Benoa, Indonesia
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10 reviews
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Reviewed September 12, 2016

This is one of the landmarks in Pontianak. Jami Mosque, Masjid Sultan Syarif Abdurrahman Alkadry is the oldest Mosques in West Kalimantan. It was build in 1771 by the sultan of Pontianak, Sultal Syarif Abdurrahman Alqady.

Thank Tasuri F
Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed November 10, 2014

300 years old mosque!! made of wood.. really big but the surroundings should be cleaned,, Will come again! Thank you..

Thank raf d
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275 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
Reviewed November 9, 2014

The mosque is located on the bank of the Kapuas River and easily accessible either by boat or car. According to the board erected near the mosque it was constructed in 1771 and thus certainly the oldest building in Pontianak. The official name of the mosque is Masjid Sultan Syarif Abdurrahman Alkadrie, the name of the sultan who ordered the... More 

1 Thank kilovolt500
Kuching, Malaysia
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304 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed May 27, 2013

Made from wooden, has a unique architecture... You will passed it as you driving into the city of Pontianak.

Thank fsenada
Chengdu, China
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Reviewed October 27, 2011

Jami Mosque, or the Friday Mosque of Pontianak, is easily the most attractive landmark in this riverside city. Indeed, it is the city's only saving grace in having any sort of iconic architecture. This two-hundred year old wooden mosque sweeps almost down to the ground, giving it a rather Sumatran look, and South Sumatra isn't all that far across the... More 

3 Thank Raymond W

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