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Kul Sharif Mosque

Kreml St., 13, Kazan 420014, Russia
+7 843 567-80-77
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Very interesting

Good to visit and see how this Mosque was built and see the daily workinks of the Mosque, also the... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2016
Beautiful mosque!

The mosque where reading sacred Koran never stops, and a pray are voiced 24 hours. The is special... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2016
Marina D
Moscow, Russia
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Kreml St., 13, Kazan 420014, Russia
+7 843 567-80-77
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Reviewed 21 March 2016

Good to visit and see how this Mosque was built and see the daily workinks of the Mosque, also the lovely grounds and great to visit during summer

1  Thank cameronmc
Reviewed 10 March 2016

The mosque where reading sacred Koran never stops, and a pray are voiced 24 hours. The is special entrance for tourists, but better to come with a guide to understand all tiny details about the mosque and muslim religion. The building itself is impressive as...More

2  Thank Marina D
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

We visited the mosque during our Kazan trip. We are from Malaysia( Islamic country) but this is the first time we visit a mosque. It's really a beautiful place. Girls, remember to bring along your headscarf during your trip to the mosque :)

2  Thank Richelle_tyx
Reviewed 20 February 2016

I am a fan of religious architecture, so this is the building I came to Kazan to see. It does not disappoint. From the outside, the mosque is stunning, especially at night when it lights up gold and green. Climb the steps inside to look...More

1  Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 16 February 2016

This mosque lies with the Kazan Kremlin and is well worth a visit. It is pretty spectacular and forms a key part of the very impressive Kazan Kremlin.

1  Thank Bones6t
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Completed in 2005 and formerly (I believe) the biggest Mosque in Russia, the Kul-Sharif Mosque is certainly worth a visit if you are in Kazan. Entry is free but you are required to pay 2 roubles for the some plastic shoe covers. The Mosque is...More

1  Thank Edmund M
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

I must confess that I'm not quite keen on architecture ( or art as matter of fact) but it's impossible not to admire how majestic the khul sharif mosque is. It's located inside the Kremlin so it goes together with a wonderful tour around the...More

1  Thank Edgar S
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Seems people are divided on this one, but for me it's one of the most beautiful mosques I've seen, particularly outside, day and night. Very photogenic in my eyes and ideally situated within the Kremlin.

1  Thank chiangmaicharlies
Reviewed 15 December 2015

The Kazan Kremlin is amazing and what I think is the most beautiful building is the mosque. Epic in size and wonderful architecture.

1  Thank Lancellot
Reviewed 19 November 2015

far from middle east, different nations, but same religion and same God. you must close your eyes and feel, where you are

2  Thank Mercy C
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