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Grand Mosque

Open Now: 08:30 - 10:45, 16:45 - 18:45
Open today: 08:30 - 10:45, 16:45 - 18:45
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Very good experience

After i booked a tour (facebook western perception of islam center) the day before i visited the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Guide34572071076
My visit to the Grand Mosque

It's an incredibly beautiful place to go. The tour guide (Kareem) was such an asset to have on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MuhammadH2283
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  • Average6%
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NO TOURS IN RAMADAN The Grand Mosque of Kuwait is the 8th largest mosque in the world. The mosque welcomes visitors for FREE guided tours, during weekdays from 9:00-10:45 am and from 5:00-7:00 pm.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Sharq Kuwait City, Kuwait City, Kuwait
+965 2246 7058
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 February 2014

The staff here were really polite, honouring, friendly & informative. We started with a cup of tea & biscuit, then my wife was given traditional clothing to put over her outfit. We were met by our guide and were given a tour - photos permitted...More

7  Thank T P
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 16 April 2015

They wouldn't let me in. It must be some form of discrimination. At first I thought it was beard discrimination, but then I noticed that all the men had beards too, and most of the women for that matter.More

10  Thank John M
Grand_MosqueKW, Manager of WPIC in the Grand of Kuwait at Grand Mosque, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2015

Dear John Would you please inform me what time and which day you have visited the mosque, and you were not permitted in? The Grand Mosque is open and welcomes everyone. Visiting hours in the Grand Mosque are between 9:00-10:30 am and 5:00-7:00 pm in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

After i booked a tour (facebook western perception of islam center) the day before i visited the mosqe on november 12. Everybody was very friendly, the guide of our small group explained us everything answered all questions, made the tour a bit interactive, it was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's an incredibly beautiful place to go. The tour guide (Kareem) was such an asset to have on the tour. We learned alotfrom him on how it was built and a lot more. I definitely recommend that you go to this place a lot.

Thank MuhammadH2283
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great event , fabulous architecture.one great place of worship. The tour guide was very informative and gracious. Highly suggest it for all.

Thank Sampetros
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most amasing end-to-end experience in the Grand Mosque! We were received in a visitor hall were we had free coffee, juice and water while we waited for what turned out to be a very good guide Fatima. She told us everything we...More

Thank 891rikkef
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

My colleague and I had a great tour with Karim as our guide. Karim guided us through the Grand Moske and answered all our questions. We had many many questions and all were answered in a serious and freindly way. Thank you very much Karim....More

Thank Bramfri
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I made my Kuwaiti friend discover the chance to have a touristic tour of this stunning mosque. I am so glad I made my mind up on that: no one should miss Aseel and her explanations: totally breathing ♥️

Thank Nicolò M
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Fabulous visit to this amazing building and thoroughly enjoyed the chat with my tour guide 'Sean' ( his nickname). He patiently answered all my questions with such knowledge and understanding that made it a pleasure to talk to him. All the staff were extremely helpful...More

Thank 944FrequentTraveller
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

You cannot come in Kuwait city and not visit the Grand Mosque. Located downtown, walking distance to the souk. You need to call before coming and then a guide will take you inside. Wonderful

Thank claudepour
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful place. They welcomed us very well. With some refreshments and all the visit was very interesting. At the end we had some pictures and they gave us a souvenir and also information about the mosque and islam.

Thank gemmavelasco22
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Such a stunning tour we had today! The place is simply amazing with exquisite architecture and details. Our tour guide Ms. Fatima was amazing.. she was very knowledgeable, pleasant and fun! She didn’t only answer all of our questions but also gave us all the...More

1  Thank SBH_Doonz
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r0ci0caiced0
18 November 2017|
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Response from asanas2017 | 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
11 October 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
25 August 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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