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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Chulia Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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+60 4-261 4215
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Reviewed 3 days ago

very unique design and material used for this building, nice calm place to rest, beautiful interior and exterior design,, good place for prayers for muslims.

Thank Mohamed A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are plenty of amazing mosques in Penang but this mosque really stood out due to its beautiful architecture. There is prayer space for both males and females. However worth noting Jumu'ah (Friday Prayer) alternates between this mosque and another one within 5mins walking distance).

Thank RRAtravels
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

We only walk around the perimeter. The mosque is beautiful. We heard it is one of the oldest mosque in Georgetown. As the prayers are on-going, we did not enter. Good to come by after the street arts walk.

Thank Long Long T
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Great mosque, very cool and serene inside. The mosque is ready for tourists with appropriate signage and volunteers available to assist and advise. To enter the mosque you need to be appropriately covered. There are scarves/robes available at the entrance for use by those we...More

Thank jamestpendletom
Reviewed July 6, 2018

Malaysia has a lot of Mosque, this one is very informative and historical. You will learn a lot by visiting.

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Reviewed July 5, 2018

Visited here after long walk and amazed by the view. They provide tour for non-moslems who want to understand about the history behind. The place was surprisingly filled with cool breeze , nice to stop here to relax a while.

Thank mbulss
Reviewed July 3, 2018

We went for the historical value and liked how well it is up kept. Recomended but check from outside is enough

Thank Calle K
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

In south east Asia, we are used to diverse religions and cultures so a mosque is nothing greatly interesting. We just walked past this mosque without going in. Also we were not appropriately dressed in long sleeves and pants. What I found interesting was the...More

Thank mingzy
Reviewed June 28, 2018

A unique design and convenient location to stop for prayers & bathroom break after eating Nasi Kandar Beratur nearby!

Thank kawangembira
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

During my visit to Penang, I passed by the mosque. It looks beautiful and clean from outside. I didn’t step in as I was wearing shorts. I managed to snap some photos.

Thank Ong H
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