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Medan Grand Mosque

Medan 20218, Indonesia
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“masjid raya” (12 reviews)
“non muslims” (5 reviews)
“great design” (3 reviews)
Medan 20218, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the mosque to take some pictures. I did not enter the mosque as the local said non Muslim are not allowed to enter there.

Thank Ong H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the largest Mosque in Medan, it's a very beautiful building on the outside but to be honest it's not so impressive inside. I've seen various mosques in various countries across the world in the last few years and this one lacks the wow...More

Thank Marc W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This mosque has a great design with good colors. But i think this place need some tree to make this place more shade and beautiful, because it feels eally hot in sunny days

Thank arievo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Medan Grand Mosque is a landmark of the city that you can hardly miss. Despite the attractive architecture, visiting it comes with a price, which is quite different from other mosques I have visited worldwide. You will be asked for a "donation" at the entrance...More

Thank Augustine H
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Came here alone but someone there shiw me about this mosque. Very nice design and you should ask about history this mosque. At the back... got grave Sultan and his family.

Thank Suzie M
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Fascinating building. Be aware that you'll need to cover up (clothing available to hire) especially women. Shorts not acceptable for men. Guides will show you around for a fee. Avoid prayer times. A visit probably won't fill more than an hour or so.

Thank Spooky388
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

I was visit this mosque for jumat pray. The mosque is small, but have a big yard. Very unique and interesting architecture.

Thank Fahri83
Reviewed 25 September 2017

It is still wonderful. I had been back to here after long time no trip to Medan. I could say that this is old, but gold.

Thank Rio_A24
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

The oldest Mosque in Medan city. One of Landmark of Medan. This Mosque can be reached easily for any place in Medan city. The Medan's people often mention this Mosque as: "Masjid Raya". Placed in the junction of Jalan Sisingamangaraja and Jalan Amaliun. In the...More

Thank Aufar I
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing view from north sumatra.. the place is very recommended, confortable and certainly interested

Thank Mirza P
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