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Abu Darwish Mosque

Jebel al-Ashrafiyeh, Amman, Jordan
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Nice !

The view is amazing, the mosque is beautiful but it needs maintenance;it is not very clean and a... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
AnaGB78
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Amman, Jordan
Mosque with the most beautiful islamic decoration

i recommend Abu Darwish Mosque for anyone like to visit an islamic sites or historical islamic... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2017
Ricardo J
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  • Excellent41%
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  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
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Jebel al-Ashrafiyeh, Amman, Jordan
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

The view is amazing, the mosque is beautiful but it needs maintenance;it is not very clean and a bit too crowded.

Thank AnaGB78
Reviewed 3 January 2017

i recommend Abu Darwish Mosque for anyone like to visit an islamic sites or historical islamic sites to visit this beautiful mosque and to see the wonderful islamic decoration on the build and around the walls. really is interesting.

Thank Ricardo J
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Started to walk from Downtown to the mosque, about a 1/4 way up and steep incline at parts, a gentleman stopped me advised that we ( my daughter and I) better get there in a taxi, for safety reasons...we got the taxi to wait for...More

Thank olinka1
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Non-Muslims are generally not permitted inside. Looks nice form the oustid though. Take service taxi 25 or 26 from Italian St in downtown to the mosque, or charter a taxi.

Thank KarolaRS
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Beautiful place to visit. Has some historical information if you ask. Would go back to pray and visit. Must take your shoes off and appropriate dress is required for prayers.

Thank M A
Reviewed 4 June 2016

This is a very beautiful mosque built. It is called Abu Darwish Mosque which means Father of (his son) Darwish. It is a very beautiful mosque just on top of a mountain with a wonderful view over large parts of Amman

1  Thank Olof J
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Abu Darwish Mosque is part of the history of new Amman. It was built on the middle of the past century .the white and the black stones make it different,and remarkable. It is a good idea when you are in Amman to stop by it

Thank Abdullah E
Reviewed 19 May 2016

a spacious mosque with high quality features and air conditions and parking you feel relaxed and respected

Thank JRDoq
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Observed and photographed it from distance but the view was spectacular.The sunset watching it from a distance hillock was quite spectacular

Thank TravelDiary-Sude
Reviewed 19 March 2016

This pretty mosque on top of a hill is a most see, though you will NOT be able to enter it. The stripes are made by coloured stone, not paint. A taxi cab from the Citadel can take you in a quick trip to several...More

Thank Nuri G
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