Al-Fatih Mosque (Great Mosque), Manama

4.6
#1 of 11 in Historic Sites in Bahrain
With a capacity to welcome over 7,000 worshippers, Al-Fatih Mosque (Great Mosque) stands as one of the largest mosques in the world--it's also the home of Bahrain's national library. Constructed in 1987, the mosque boasts impressive architectural features that include Italian marble, Indian teak, Austrian's chandeliers, and a monumental fiberglass dome. Immerse yourself in Islamic culture and religion by touring the mosque's ornately decorated interior. Note the Kufic calligraphy adorning the walls, an early Arabic alphabet used predominantly in decoration. Tours are available in English, and robes and headscarves are provided on site. Plan to visit Al-Fatih Mosque (Great Mosque) during your Manama vacation using our convenient Manama online trip builder .
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  • I arrived at the mosque around 10:30am and there was an English tour starting. They provided me with the abaya for both men and women and then the tour started. It lasted about 30/40 minutes and it pr...  more »
  • Beautiful Mosque must visit in Bahrain. Such a amazing mosque. Away from the centre Manama. Took me around 15 minutes to reach from the hotel.  more »
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