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Grand Mosque

| Sharq Kuwait City, Kuwait City, Kuwait
+965 2246 7058
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Good guided tour

The mosque has a guided tour every evening for tourists. I assume non-Muslims are not able to get... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Jimmy C
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Helsinki, Finland
Interesting

Very interesting and impressive building and story about the building. You may hire a guide, to... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
bjarnefunk
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Denmark
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The Grand Mosque of Kuwait is the 8th largest mosque in the world. The mosque welcomes visitors for guided tours, during weekdays from 9:00-10:45 am and from 5:00-7:00 pm.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m., 4:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Sharq Kuwait City, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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+965 2246 7058
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"main hall"
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"friday prayers"
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"prayer room"
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"free tour"
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

The mosque has a guided tour every evening for tourists. I assume non-Muslims are not able to get inside at other times. At least I was rejected at the front door when trying to get in earlier in the day. One of the only few...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Very interesting and impressive building and story about the building. You may hire a guide, to guide you.

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Reviewed March 29, 2018

This was the 3rd guided tour of a mosque I had taken. So sort of knew the basics. But this tour stood out because the young woman who guided us through had such an engaging way of presenting info and stories about her culture. I...More

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Reviewed March 19, 2018

We visited the Grand Mosque with friends on a late Thursday afternoon, and we had a very positive experience. The Mosque is really impressive. Our guide (named Solomon) was funny, his guidance was informative and interesting. We could enter places which are usually closed in...More

Thank Pal H
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Reviewed March 18, 2018

The local Cathedral- chandelierted- carpeted- velvety- occupying 10 acres of land, lacking historicism but well provided for and guided

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Reviewed March 13, 2018

Visiting the Grand Mosque in Kuwait is a unique experience and I am so grateful to the Mosque management for their very warm welcome. My husband and I felt like honoured guests when we visited and our tour guide encouraged everyone on the tour to...More

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Grand_MosqueKW, Manager of WPIC at Grand Mosque, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear UsaFrequentflyer I would like to thank you for such detailed and thorough review. it pleases me to hear that you have felt welcome. Thank you for choosing the Grand Mosque of Kuwait. Regards Mohammed Almeteb Manager of WPIC in the Grand of Kuwait

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Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

Such an amazing blue & gold colored articulture design Mosque in the beautiful Kuwait city, the tour guide was very helpful and could answer many questions regarding the Mosque and Islam as a religion. I would definitely recommend it to all my friends who will...More

1  Thank Anood86
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Grand_MosqueKW, Manager of WPIC at Grand Mosque, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Anood86 Thank you for visiting the Grand Mosque of Kuwait and recommending the Grand Mosque . We're glad you enjoyed your visit. Regards, Mohammed Almeteb Manager of WPIC in the Grand of Kuwait

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Reviewed February 18, 2018

This mosque is situated in the heart of the city and must to see who is visiting kuwait. It design and interiors are nicely done. Tour inside the is mosque is guided by a guide who will explain each place in details. Also the tour...More

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Grand_MosqueKW, Manager of WPIC at Grand Mosque, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear jum_dxb Thank you for visiting the Grand Mosque of Kuwait and the detailed review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit. Regards, Mohammed Almeteb Manager of WPIC in the Grand of Kuwait

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Reviewed February 8, 2018

we visited the mosque in the evening. There are free tours and they are great. our guide spoke English very well and explained a lot. we had only 6 persons in our tour group that time, but the tour after us had just 1. When...More

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Grand_MosqueKW, Manager of WPIC at Grand Mosque, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Koekeloer Thank you for visiting the Grand Mosque of Kuwait and recommending the Grand Mosque . We're glad you enjoyed your visit. Regards, Mohammed Almeteb Manager of WPIC in the Grand of Kuwait

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Reviewed February 8, 2018

This is one of the must sees in Kuwait. The place is beautiful and you learn a lot about the religion and culture because you have a guide that shows you around.

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Grand_MosqueKW, Manager of WPIC at Grand Mosque, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear AmicaMary Thank you for visiting the Grand Mosque of Kuwait. Regards, Mohammed Almeteb Manager of WPIC in the Grand of Kuwait

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r0ci0caiced0
November 18, 2017|
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Response from Asana S | Reviewed this property |
U can visit any day but Friday there r no guided tours.. weekdays should be good but watch out for Salah timings which is 11:30am and then at 3 pm
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Alyah A
October 11, 2017|
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Response from Julie D | Reviewed this property |
early in the day and the concierge of the hotel hired a driver and made all the arrangements. might be the best way to do it.
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Yasmine J
August 25, 2017|
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Response from Grand_MosqueKW | Property representative |
There are English tours available both the 9:00 am and 5:00 pm
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