We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Open today: 09:00 - 19:00
Book In Advance
All photos (457)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“old town”(48 reviews)
“non muslims”(4 reviews)
Gazi Husrev-beg's mosque was built in first half of sixteenth century by Gazi Husrev-beg, Bosnian Governor (sandzakbeg) and grandson of Sultan Bajezit II. It is one of the most monumental mosques built in the Ottoman period and is the center of...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 09:00 - 19:00
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
As featured in 3 Days in Sarajevo
Saraci 8, Sarajevo 71000, Bosnia and Herzegovina
+387 33 573-151
Ways to Experience Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque
from US$56.80
More Info
from US$34.80
More Info
Reviews (554)
Filter reviews
270 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsold townbeautiful exteriornon muslimsottoman architecturecall to prayermen and womenwater fountainsmall feeclock towerinteresting historyentrance feeislamprayingminaretscarftouristsworship
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 270 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This mosque built by the Ottoman Turks is one of the finest example of Islamic architecture with it multiple domes and five arch porch. This mosque built in the 16th century is adorned by elaborate calligraphic quotes from the Koran decorating the interior walls. The...More

Thank Madison G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was amazed at the beauty and serenity of this mosque. The interiors are spectacular. The ceiling filigree and the motifs on the walls are work of art. The mosque is in very good condition.

Thank Satyabrata
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Other than a place for me to pray, i was so happy to read about how much ghazi husrev bey has contributed to sarajevo. Make sure you see his madressah and waych a video on his life.

Thank Fatima M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t find words to describe this Although I’m an atheist, everybody should respect the beauty of this place Amazing, stunning, breathtaking

Thank mickooooo
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We were in Sarajevo, during Ramadan, so we were able to see the Mosque while people were there praying. It apparently was so full that they had overflow happening outside even. Women on the left side, men on the right. We watched as they washed...More

Thank dejemahan
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Easy to access in the old town. Interesting beautful building with masses of history. Fountain at the centre is worth a look.

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Pay the tiny fee and enter this large mosque. Note the spacious architecture. The outside front is also worth visiting. Use the oldest (or among the oldest) public toilets in Europe.

Thank RonTSmithers_B_C_
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

This mosque is the gem of the Balkans. It is a really magnificent place in a magnificent quart of a magnificent city. The fountain in the courtyard gives you the feeling of tranquility which everyone needs in these times of noise. One the grandest places...More

Thank Cherim O
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Worth going to see, easy to get to - cafe on the side if needed. Beautiful building with so much history

Thank DrewsterM
Reviewed 14 June 2018

This huge, central mosque radiates peace and love. Muslims welcome you with such warmth that really touches your heart and soul. If you can, visit it during a Muslim holiday (Ramadan, Hajj) to add more to your exerience.

Thank Marty G
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
29 December 2015|
Response from Mustafa Levent C |
In Bosna every mosque is locked after praying times. I asked the same question to imam on mostar. he Said every mosque is opened 15-20 minutes ago before praying Times ( 5 Times a day).
Google Translation