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Abul Khairat Rd | Armanitola, Old dhaka, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Reviewed December 22, 2017

Star Mosque popularly called Tara Masjid is located at Armanitola area in the old and congested parts of the Dhaka city. The famous beautiful mosque built more than three centuries ago has ornate designs and is decorated with images of blue stars. This superb structure...More

2  Thank zamanwho
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Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

Tara Masjid is 200 years old and a current place of worship. The tile work is very interesting. Useful to spend time here.

3  Thank Rshukla51
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As the name suggests, this mosque is adorned with stars – even the gate has a star pattern. There was a bit of construction going on when we were there, particularly around the fountain area. As it is monsoon season the mosque was also covered...More

Thank bucketlisttravellers
Reviewed September 15, 2018

nice masjid. locals call it as TARA MASJID means Star Mosque. mughal era delight. very bright and nice. well kept and i just love this place for the local ambience and old Dhaka vibe. very clean and nice, unlike dhaka.....

Thank Jalal I
Reviewed July 31, 2018

This Star Mosque has become one of the major tourist destination for it's unique architecture and beauty.

Thank Wasif H
Reviewed May 22, 2018

A great place in the city of Dhaka. There all the people go for some peace and some quality time. Gives a great relief.

Thank Sadat S
Reviewed April 16, 2018

This amazing structure, popularly called Tara Masjid (Star Mosque), is still standing with her outstanding beauty after more than three centuries. This mosque got its name from innumerable star patterns (Tara in Bengali) made of brightly colored tiles covering the entire polished marble walls of...More

Thank Tintin_Robin
Reviewed March 2, 2018

This unusual but beautiful mosque, with its striking mosaic decoration, was made in the early 18th century and has been radically altered. It was originally built in typical Mughal style, with four corner towers. Around 50 years ago a local businessman financed its redecoration with...More

Thank Satyendra G
Reviewed January 30, 2018

This beautiful historical mosque is situated in Old Dhaka. Beautifully decorated with motifs of blue stars. A serene place from the hustle of city life.

Thank Arif K
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Star Mosque popularly called Tara Masjid is located at Armanitola area in the old and congested parts of the Dhaka city. The famous beautiful mosque built more than three centuries ago has ornate designs and is decorated with images of blue stars. This superb structure...More

2  Thank zamanwho
Reviewed November 22, 2017

Very beautiful and serene place to visit to get away from the hussle and bussle of Dhaka. The architecture is beautifully designed. This is the islamic culture with many muslims come to pray 5 times a day.

Thank littlelegsinAsia
Reviewed November 6, 2017

Nice heavenly place. nice ancient heritage mosque. It will remind you of creator. gentle breeze will blow your mind. go there have a break.

Thank fujael
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