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This mosque dates back to around 860.
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Rue Jamaa Ezzitouna, Tunis, Tunisia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I've read a lot about this historical mosque, and the good thing that it still holds many things of what were written about.

Thank Ezedin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This mosque is a must see in Tunisia and is located at the end of the souk. It is old and very spiritual.

Thank nouhad1324
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Great as its always , still you can smell khalifa nouman era where he placed first block. Imam was pricise ,punctual ,on spot of the needs of tge community . I wish can come back again .

Thank Khaled A
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

Very old (8th century) and beautiful mosque in Tunis Medina. Unfortunatelly the tourist cannot enter inside the mosque, but only could take a look from the interior court.

1  Thank cristiandutescu
Reviewed March 26, 2018

this is historical mosque , in the main bazar called aswak in Tunis , the area open for tourist is very limited

Thank Moez955
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

Non Muslims cannot visit this but you can have a look around the outside and take plenty of photographs. It is a lovely building. You will get to see this if you go on a tour of the medina.

Thank Lane-English
Reviewed March 12, 2018

A must visit for solat if you are a Muslim. A little walk inside the Medina will take you there. Beware of touts outside the mosque offering you to take a viewing tower. You would get lost inside the maze of small alleys inside the...More

1  Thank marcofahmey
Reviewed March 6, 2018

I visited the mosque whilst in the Medina. Although I was not allowed to enter the praying area I was able to put my hood on and enter the court yard. Such a beautiful soothing place. The sounds of chanting and praying by a local...More

Thank Roxana F
Reviewed March 4, 2018

I tried to get in twice in a week period and encountered the same difficulty. No accessible for non-Muslims. I can respect that but the officials can work a bit on a better Schuyler. The mosque often closed even in is off praying hours. Just...More

1  Thank Aqua_Uomo
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

An old mosque with a good Islamic architecture at the center of the town in the middle of the old Arabic Bazzar

1  Thank Ahmad Z
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Captain D
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Response from Graham C | Reviewed this property |
There are specific times this mosque is open to the non-Muslim public. I visited mid-morning and was told, very politely, to come back at 2pm.
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