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The Great Mosque

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Historically important

Interesting architecture. All mosques are closed outside of prayer times. Note the Mamluk... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brannon W
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Davidsonville, Maryland
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Old mosque

It's a memluk masjid with additional ottoman style, it's an important Islamic site should be... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Manoul
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Beirut, Lebanon
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4 Jun 2017
“Old mosque”
1 Sep 2016
“The Mansouri Great Mosque”
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Tripoli, Lebanon
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting architecture. All mosques are closed outside of prayer times. Note the Mamluk architecture especially the arches.

Thank Brannon W
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

It's a memluk masjid with additional ottoman style, it's an important Islamic site should be visited in Tripoli

Thank Manoul
Reviewed 1 September 2016

One of the Mameluke jewels in Tripoli. Built on the remains of a church and has served the commnity for centuries.

Thank Loulwa_Kaloyeros
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

An amazing big historical mosque that I love to keep visiting and praying there. It became so beautiful after it's restoration years back, it's still conserving an excellent condition. It's located in the heart of the old city with several doors that a couple of...More

Thank Abdul Hamid M
Reviewed 2 September 2014

It a Memluk Masjid in Tripoli and considered the biggest in the city, where the hair of prophet Mohammad SAAW is put in public during the holly month of Ramadan.

1  Thank Rashad S
Reviewed 6 January 2014

The place is amazing in winter, entrance is allowed for non Muslims men, but for women they need to wear a scarf.

1  Thank Sade2
Reviewed 1 December 2013

If you can find a guide this is very well worth doing. We were lucky and were shown around for some time. Would certainly recommend.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 16 September 2013

Located in the old city of Tripoli. A must visit Mosque and a must visit nearby old city ! You can find the Gold market just few meters away and the "Khan Saboun" old market !

Thank Tameem Y
Reviewed 26 August 2013 via mobile

Built since more than 700 years ago, this had been the central mosque in the city for centuries.. It is surrounded by Souks(markets) and many hidden gems. It has 4 gates and a solar clock. You might be lucky to find a local tour guide...More

1  Thank wassim n
Reviewed 27 February 2013

Once we arrived, doors were locked. As it comed out, thankfully... we were "found" by Ali Khawaja - a bit crazy but fantastic local man who guided as through the whole city (including the mosque!).

1  Thank piotrbog
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