Al-Fatih Mosque (Great Mosque), Manama

4.7
#1 of 12 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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  • We had read about this mosque and were not disappointed! This is a real marvel in all its facets when it comes to fine architecture. We had the luck of having of a wonderful guide who guided us...  more »
  • Amazing architecture. Our guide was knowledgeable and made us comfortable. He often referred us by name.  more »
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  • I am not the religion being practiced here, but someone there walked me through their religion and prayers and I now have a better understanding of their faith, prayers, worship, and beliefs. Thanks for teaching and welcoming me!
  • Masha Allah..One of the most peaceful place in Bahrain and ever I feel...salute to the government and mosque associations for managing the cleanliness and order. Anyone can come here from any part of the world to feel the peace of mind and soul..Love this place in Bahrain🤲😘🤗
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