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Grand Mosque

| Sharq Kuwait City, Kuwait City, Kuwait
+965 2246 7058
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Grand Mosque - not to miss when visiting Kuwait

The Grand Mosque of Kuwait is the world's 8th biggest mosque and (regardless of the ranking) a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
siimsusi
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Brussels, Belgium
The biggest mosque in Kuwait city

A beautiful architecture mosque. Luxury carpet. Crowdy during Ramadan. The best imams attend... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kalnaser
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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The Grand Mosque of Kuwait is the 8th largest mosque in the world. The mosque welcomes visitors for guided tours, during weekdays from 9:00-10:45 am and from 5:00-7:00 pm.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“main hall” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 10:45, 17:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Sharq Kuwait City, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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+965 2246 7058
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Grand Mosque of Kuwait is the world's 8th biggest mosque and (regardless of the ranking) a beautiful and impressive building. They offer free English excursions daily at 5 pm - just show up at the gate and there is a special gathering area where...More

Thank siimsusi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful architecture mosque. Luxury carpet. Crowdy during Ramadan. The best imams attend Ramadan taraweh and Giam. And of course during Friday prayers.

Thank kalnaser
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mosques in Kuwait are generally a sight to behold and the main mosque is as stunning as it can be. Both exterior and interior are superb but not overwhelming as to divert people's attention whilst in prayer. Security is tight here and prayer times monitored...More

Thank Sam_Thu_Man
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first grand mosque visit ever and I must say I was impressed. Beautifully decorated I was in awe by just how large it was, we were there right before evening prayer so our tour was a bit rushed (which is understandable) but...More

Thank Natalie N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They have guided tours in english and french during the visiting hours. The inside is breath taking, with an amazing architecture. They are really welcoming for any other religions as well. The tour guide is really nice and well prepared. You can also pray with...More

Thank MBellla
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This mosque is located close to Seif Palace and Kuwait Bay. You wont missed it if you are strolling within Al-Mubarak neighborhood.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 17 August 2017

if you are a new visitor to the city, you have to pray Jomaa prayer (on Fridays). That is the best time to see the mosque and enjoy the rituals and activities. The mosque is wide open and air conditioned with clean bathrooms for purification...More

Thank Ahmed D
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I visited for the tour given by the Aware Centre. It lasted around 3 hours and gave a great insight into the history and culture of Islam. Abaya and head cover provided for ladies.

Thank MorrisSF
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I have visited a few times now as they offer a free English speaking tour guide to explain the history and artefacts of the mosque, plus will answer all your questions about Islam and so a very interesting and informative visit. The hospitality shown is...More

Thank K201C
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The design and architecture inside the building is fantastic. I have been to the Alhambra in Spain and it was interesting to see the similarities in the decorations of the two buildings. The tour is essential to get an understanding of the design and the...More

Thank Karl S
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Yasmine J
26 August 2017|
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Response from Grand_MosqueKW | Property representative |
There are English tours available both the 9:00 am and 5:00 pm
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Prasli M
12 June 2017|
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Response from Grand_MosqueKW | Property representative |
Hello There are no tours available due to the holy month of Ramadan. Please try later after Eid thank you
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drakulicana
20 April 2017|
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Response from Grand_MosqueKW | Property representative |
Hello If you would like to have a tour at the Grand Mosque of Kuwait please call us at 22467058 and we will arrange it for you. Or you can show up with no booking during weekdays from 9:00 am to 10:45 and at the evening... More
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