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2 Jun 2018
“When the modernity and history blend”
7 Jun 2017
“Interesting walls, partly interesting history. ”
Kotagede Jln. Gilang WT, 55173, Indonesia
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Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Built by Sultan Agung in 1640s, made this masjid the oldest masjid in Yogyakarta. He built it with his citizens who were still in their Hinduism and Buddhism faith. We can take a look at the masjid gate (gapura) called "Paduraksa" as the tolerance manifestation...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Adhitya S
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

It's a heritage place to visit with lots of history, but there is not a lot more then interesting walls too see.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Dale H
Reviewed November 29, 2016

This is the oldest mosque in Jogjakarta and was built during the Mataram Kingdom in 1640. The architectural design is traditional Javanese. It consists of a pair of buildings, a front hall called a serambi and a prayer hall. Part of the old city, the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank nellielim
Reviewed June 16, 2016

This ancient mosque has several unique object such as traditional pool for men and women separately, which (for them who believe it) has mystical power. The site is quite clean. If you want to enter the mosque, you need to wear traditional clothes (they provide...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank RethaBundaKay
Reviewed September 21, 2015

nothing much to explore still is okay to have a quick scroll if you are in this area.no admission fee required but a small donation will help up their community since people there are quite friendly and charm

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank leneme
Reviewed August 28, 2015

The Kotagede Mosque is part of the old city where you have the mosque, the public bath and royal tombs. Certain sections are cordoned off for renovation. But you can still see the main part of the mosque. A quick tour if you are at...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank JoshShoeString
Reviewed April 10, 2015

We had about an hour to spare and I asked for something interesting or just a place to have a snack and our taxi driver took us here. So grateful he took us here because it truly was a cultural experience that we otherwise never...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank DCL23
Reviewed February 4, 2015

this historical spot has been a witness along with Islam presence since Mataram period till nowadays Visit the palace of yogya will not sufficient for every moslem unless taking pray at this mosque

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Hardy Y
Reviewed February 2, 2015

The cemetery complex is quite interesting, located right next to this fairly ordinary looking mosque. Seems to be no problem to wander around the general cemetery area but not to enter the area where the graves are located. No entrance fee required.

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank KGB777
Reviewed June 28, 2013

If you are easily awed by ruins, a history buff like me, then just add this to your itinerary in Kota Gede. It won't take too much of your time to see this mosque. The entrance of the mosque was like an entrance to a...More

Date of experience: June 2013
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