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Zitouna Mosque

Rue Jamaa Ezzitouna, Tunis, Tunisia
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This mosque dates back to around 860.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“non muslims” (9 reviews)
“old city” (4 reviews)
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Rue Jamaa Ezzitouna, Tunis, Tunisia
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1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Impressive and very old, but the permission is not allowed to non-muslims, so we only saw it from the outside and from a terrace cafe..

Thank evangelia1992
Reviewed 1 week ago

This old mosque became a symbol of Tunisia, It is a major precious piece of heritage of which the Tunisian people are proud. It looks far much nicer from the inside

Thank Said M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I wasn't able to go in the afternoon when the mosque opens to visitors. I did enjoy strolling through the souk on my way there. The mosque is right in the middle of the market and so it's hard to see very much from the...More

1  Thank Graham C
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This masjid is located southwest from Bourghiba Ave. in the middle of the major souk of Tunis. One of the main attraction of Tunis.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

The jewel of the medina of Tunis. Architectural masterpiece and beautiful adhan - call for prayer. But the stand-off is so small that it is difficult to have a full view of the mosque and enjoy its entirety in one glance. And I disagree with...More

Thank Aboudy G
Reviewed 25 August 2017

A beautiful place in the middle of the alleyways and shops of ancient Tunisia, a nice place to retire and sharpen the spiritual dimension of the soul, I was loaded with fractures and sorrows, due to I could not stay more where I move my...More

Thank suliman a
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

It was one of my dreams to visit this mosque for the history that flow from this place and because it's on the UNESCO world heritage list and it was nice that I get the chance to prey there .

Thank Faisal A
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Its located in the most active and crowded part of tunisia... Walking to the most is a delightful experience... The interior Design of the mosque is breathtaking... Unfortunately it might be closed in so many times... So you need to check when its open cause...More

Thank BATTIKHI78
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This mosque in the middle of the Medina is beautiful and well conserved. It's a nice visit close to the center of the city.

Thank Lautaro A
Reviewed 14 July 2017

A magnificent architecture with rich history, the oldest mosque in Tunisia. The mosque is in the heart of the city of Tunis. It is said that originally the site was occupied by the retreat of a Christian monk and that nearby there was an olive...More

1  Thank Asiyah Noemi K
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