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Grand Mosque

| Sharq Kuwait City, Kuwait City, Kuwait
+965 2246 7058
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interesting and beautiful mosque

This mosque is situated in the heart of the city and must to see who is visiting kuwait. It design... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
jum_dxb
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
great tour, very friendly staff

we visited the mosque in the evening. There are free tours and they are great. our guide spoke... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
koekeloer
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Amsterdam
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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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| Sharq Kuwait City, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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+965 2246 7058
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"islamic architecture"
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"main hall"
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"friday prayers"
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"tour guide"
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"prayer times"
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"holy place"
in 4 reviews
"during ramadan"
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"prayer room"
in 4 reviews
"non muslims"
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"stock exchange"
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"free tour"
in 5 reviews
"juice"
in 7 reviews
"biscuits"
in 6 reviews
"take photos"
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"visiting kuwait"
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"free of charge"
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"worth a visit"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This mosque is situated in the heart of the city and must to see who is visiting kuwait. It design and interiors are nicely done. Tour inside the is mosque is guided by a guide who will explain each place in details. Also the tour...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we visited the mosque in the evening. There are free tours and they are great. our guide spoke English very well and explained a lot. we had only 6 persons in our tour group that time, but the tour after us had just 1. When...More

Thank koekeloer
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the must sees in Kuwait. The place is beautiful and you learn a lot about the religion and culture because you have a guide that shows you around.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very big with free parking place with good air condition and clean comfortable place to pray inside.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having seen the Blue Mosque, Eyup Mosque, and other beautiful mosques in Istanbul, I was excited to see the Grand Mosque during my visit to Kuwait. The architecture and craftsmanship is unparalleled. It is a stunningly beautiful place. The tour - ours was about 90...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

avery nice mosque it had aspecial charm and feelings to pray in as aholy place its ecxlant location in the heart of Kuwait city

Thank 442essa
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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

I have been many times to this wonderful historical building. Each time I learn a little more. Newly renovated it is awe inspiring and takes your breath away with the ornate decor. Our lovely local Kuwaiti lady guide was charming and full of knowledge and...More

Thank Dolly P
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

The grand Mosque is the biggest and most important mosque in Kuwait City. We took the guided tour of the mosque, which is free. The timing for the tour are between 5 and 7 pm. The tour is held in English and takes you though...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Got lucky when the driver dropped us off here and it was exam day for little boys learning and reciting verses of the Koran to earn their cash rewards! The kids certainly seemed motivated. We were welcome to look around, really an interesting snapshot of...More

Thank D F
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

My mom arrived and wanted to take her somewhere representative... and a friend told me about the Grand Mosque which I thought was a great idea; but never thought about what a great experience I was going to have! My expectations were by far more...More

Thank Mariana V
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Grand_MosqueKW, Manager of WPIC in the Grand of Kuwait at Grand Mosque, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Mariana, Thank you for visiting the Grand Mosque of Kuwait, and allow me to express my gratitude to your positive and detailed review. We are glad that both you and your mother had a great experience visiting the Grand Mosque of Kuwait. We at...More

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r0ci0caiced0
18 November 2017|
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Response from Asana S | Reviewed this property |
U can visit any day but Friday there r no guided tours.. weekdays should be good but watch out for Salah timings which is 11:30am and then at 3 pm
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Alyah A
11 October 2017|
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Response from Julie D | Reviewed this property |
early in the day and the concierge of the hotel hired a driver and made all the arrangements. might be the best way to do it.
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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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