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National Mosque (Masjid Negara)

Jalan Perdana, Kuala Lumpur 50480, Malaysia
+60 19-505 2052
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Non-Muslims are welcome to visit the striking National Mosque outside of prayer time. This modern mosque was completed in 1965 and can accommodate 15,000 people. Robes are kindly lent to visitors who are inappropriately dressed.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Jalan Perdana, Kuala Lumpur 50480, Malaysia
+60 19-505 2052
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This Mosque is open to all, located in the heart of KL city. Tho i never walked around that area, i've seen many tourists came whenever i stop by to pray. There are toilets too in case if someone needs it urgently , yep you...More

Thank Ily H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Well, that's a mosque ! Whether National or not... Fairly standard and probably worth it if you have never visited one (Or if you are muslim and in that case, definitely worth it for a prayer !) Otherwise, nice relaxing spot away from the busy...More

Thank ChristopheLHR
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very big maskjid and beautiful fountains surrounding the mosque. The main hall of the mosque where we pray is nicely decorated and air conditioned. I prayed here and walked around the area to take few pics. Theres also these calligraphers selling photo frames and custom...More

Thank turkz120
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a guide who made us feel welcome and explained the Mosque and his religion very well. It was clean and the gardens and water features very tidy. Ladies you need to cover your head, arms and knees, they will lend you a gown...More

Thank wenpulling
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been to many mosques before. This one had its own features. First of all non Muslims are allowed inside. If you get there from 9am to 12pm you can visit the mosque (Also after 3pm). They will give you a long purple robe to...More

Thank Sareh P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were really looking forward to visit the mosque and had already dressed in long trousers, covered shoulders etc. but when we arrived there was a big sign saying "no entry for non-Muslim tourists". Maybe we came at a bad time as, looking at the...More

Thank Christina F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a modern mosque and does not have the ambiance of some of the older ones, however the grounds are beautiful and is worth a visit

Thank KJH0363
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

gave this one and "average" which is not quite fair because we never got in. Just bad luck - we even got out especially from our hop on hop off bus to visit only to be told that on Fridays it only opens after 3pm....More

Thank hrdlicka2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are interested in modern architecture this must be an interesting mosque to see. We visited when a busload of Chinese tourists had arrived and had to stand in a cue to receive the black headscarf and long dress to enter as a non...More

Thank Johanna O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The mosque is an wonderful attraction in KL. This one is considered to be one of the biggest mosque in Asia. The mosque lies near to the following attractions - KL birdpark, Butterfly park, Orchid and botanical garden.

Thank Sriram B
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29 July 2017|
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Response from Zulazman28 | Reviewed this property |
Usually this shouldn't be a problem as long as using a tripod is not during prayer times (indicated by the call to prayers) and you observe the dress code in the Mosque proper.
Truc N
26 February 2017|
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Response from Consultants10 | Reviewed this property |
Believe it is 9am to 12 then 3 to 4 pm and 5:30 to 6:30pm.
Truc N
26 February 2017|
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Response from seabr00k29 | Reviewed this property |
9-12 3.30-4.30 5.30-6.30