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State Grand Mosque

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Address: Al Muhandiseen Street, Doha, Qatar

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MashaAllah its awesome .Great mixture of modern and old culture very spacious. I highly recommend to visit this place at least once.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kaish Z
Doha, Qatar
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Doha, Qatar
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

MashaAllah its awesome .Great mixture of modern and old culture very spacious. I highly recommend to visit this place at least once.

Thank Kaish Z
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

very beautiful!!! nice architecture. not so far from other attractions. Note: check out exact times for visit.

Thank ClobeTrotter
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

It is far to my knowledge is the biggest mosque in qatar and it follows an original mosque design that is located infront of souq walid. It has a very nice architectural styling and is made with care and attention to details with superior attention to maintenance and clean. It is a calm place flooded with side windows natural daylighting... More 

Thank Ibrahim E
Hereford, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Not on the scale of the grand mosque in Abu Dhabi but interesting anyway. Be prepared to cover up with head wear etc. Supplied at the mosque if u need.

Thank Mitchcort
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6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very Very Good Masjid Main Area too See In Wadu area Soo Clean All Automatic Things There VEey good Interior to see

Thank Tanweer A
London, England, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This is a very impressive and grand mosque. It is not fanciful, simply solid architecture. Not extravagant, just grand. Visitors should avoid certain times and they are strict about dress code for women. It is worth visiting. There are few grand mosques in Doha and they should not be confused.

1 Thank Alexander A
Hong Kong, China
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98 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Not as I was expecting, still very large and nice, but nothing waw too. It is very far from anything by walk, and finding a taxi afterward is hard, if you are in Doha just for 1 day like I was, I would say it may not be worth it

Thank Supertramp F
Helsinki, Finland
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23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Our family visited the Mosque. The place was almost empty (Sunday afternoon). Men and women were instructed to different sections of the Mosque and my wife used hijab for the first time of her life to get in. The youngest daughter, 8-year-old, was not allowed to get in so she waited outside of the womens section. Very impressive building. The... More 

1 Thank KalleGee
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98 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

If I had one word to describe the State Grand Mosque (Abdul Wahab Mosque), it would be "Remarkable". I have been to this mosque many times, but every time it feels the same as I felt the first time. It's beautiful architecture is simply mesmerizing. If you are in Doha, this should most definitely be a place to visit. The... More 

1 Thank Khurram H
Paris, France
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This mosque definitely competes with the Blue Mosque in Istanbul (Turkey) with respect to size and architecture. At night its illumination is spectacular. The comments in tourist guides about its beauty etc. are correct and certainly noy exaggerated.

1 Thank ParisKen

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