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Grand Mosque

Closed Now: 08:30 - 10:45, 16:45 - 18:45
Open today: 08:30 - 10:45, 16:45 - 18:45
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Such a stunning tour we had today! The place is simply amazing with exquisite architecture and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Saadoun A
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Spiritual & Cultural Place.

Even almost more than 13 years in Kuwait I'm not lucky enough to visit, but finally I visited it's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Johnson-Lenin
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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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Reviewed 2 days ago 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

2  Thank Saadoun A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Even almost more than 13 years in Kuwait I'm not lucky enough to visit, but finally I visited it's a Spiritual & Cultural Place which really very peaceful atmosphere, Couple of Great Countries had supplied the metirials for great building Archetectre. They special thanks for...More

2  Thank Johnson-Lenin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful mosque and very peaceful atmosphere. Also it was very interesting to see people from all parts of the world coming there to see it's magnificence and splendid architecture

2  Thank SadiqAKadir
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

An place filled with kind hospitality and gesture of the tour guide & manager Mr. Mohammad to start with. Well explained the rituals of muslims practicw of prayer. A grandeur 480,000 sqft structure hall standing on just 4 pillars decorated with italian glasses n marbles...More

2  Thank Arun E
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Grand Mosque is the biggest mosque in Kuwait and normally all sections of the mosque are open on Friday. Excellent maintenance and a must visit for people travelling to Kuwait.Located in the heart of Kuwait City.

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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Visited the Grand Mosque of Kuwait twice. An amazing architecture sight to see. The tour guides are knowledgeable and very friendly.

1  Thank Maxine S
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

If you have time or not to much,Great Mosque is one from the best places for visit in Kuwait. Guide guy was extremly helpfull and friendly,know many details about mosque. 1 hr is really minimum for visit. Entry free.

Thank Kroulak
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

This place can be found in some of the most beautiful architectural monuments in Kuwait. It is recommended in close proximity to the capital and bazaar of al-Mubarakia. It is only possible to use this mosque during Ramadan. Because of its very large space and...More

Thank Essac K
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We, as a family with little kids, had a memorable time at the Grand Mosque, the central mosque in Kuwait city. Our guide, Mr. Suleiman was extremely pleasing, patient and knowledgeable. He gave us a beautiful insight into the Islamic philosophy and the architectural style...More

Thank RyshaH
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Nice place to visit not only for the architecture, also charming people are working there ready to give you talk about Islamic culture. Arabic classes were available as well.

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r0ci0caiced0
18 November 2017|
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Response from Asana S | 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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