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Jamia Mosque

No.30 Shelley Street Mid Level, Hong Kong, China
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Jamia Mosque

You can take the mid level escalator to reach the mosque. The mosque was built in 1890 and named... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Yuentze
Very small mosque tucked away in up in the mid-levels, friendly

A few visitors appeared to be sleeping on the floor on the Sunday afternoon I visited, it was not... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
gary w
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2 Jun 2018
“Jamia Mosque”
1 Jun 2018
“Very small mosque tucked away in up in the mid-levels, friendly”
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No.30 Shelley Street Mid Level, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

You can take the mid level escalator to reach the mosque. The mosque was built in 1890 and named Mohammedan Mosque. After World War II, the mosque was renamed Jamia Mosque. It is also known as Lascar Temple. The mosque has a rectangular shape with...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2018

A few visitors appeared to be sleeping on the floor on the Sunday afternoon I visited, it was not at all busy - there was a very friendly greeter who invited me in and told me about the place. Not all that interesting a building,...More

Thank gary w
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

Jamia Mosque is a little know heritage attraction in the area of Sheung Wan. This Grade 1 historical building is the very first mosque built in Hong Kong back in 1849 and is open from from 10am to 9pm daily Here you will find a...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

It's a long way up. But since provided with escalator so I can't complained. The further you walk the bigger your reward. The lectures are in English and Arabic.

1  Thank Muntisari N
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Reviewed 13 December 2015

The highlight of my stop here was interacting with a gentleman at the mosque; perhaps it was the imam. He was very friendly and enjoyed engaging in a discussion about Islam. Seek him out if you have the opportunity. I'll try to post a photo...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2015

This is the oldest mosque in Hong Kong. In fact the current mosque has been rebuilt. The mosque is located along the mid level escalator. If you are a muslim, you must try to stop by this mosque for prayers.

1  Thank Depipis
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Reviewed 19 April 2015

If you need some quiet time in a busy life of Hong Kong, then this is one of the places to visit. Mosque is almost 100 yr old. Muslim prayers happen five times a day, but would recommend to visit on Fridays, during 1-2pm, as...More

1  Thank Haris H
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