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Grand Mosque

| Sharq Kuwait City, Kuwait City, Kuwait
+965 2246 7058
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A must do for all non Muslims visiting Kuwait

I turned up at 4.30pm for the 5pm tour, which is free and runs from Monday to Thursday. I was shown... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
vicattard61
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Greater London, United Kingdom
Christians welcome too

I don’t feel it was inappropriate to visit a Mosque while in Kuwait. So visiting the Grand Mosque... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
flightattendantgina
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Maywood, Illinois
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The Grand Mosque of Kuwait is the 8th largest mosque in the world. The mosque welcomes visitors for guided tours, during weekdays from 9:00-10:45 am and from 5:00-7:00 pm.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 10:45 AM, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Sharq Kuwait City, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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+965 2246 7058
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I turned up at 4.30pm for the 5pm tour, which is free and runs from Monday to Thursday. I was shown to the visitors room, where I was offered some tea and took advantage of the array of complementary literature there was to read on...More

Thank vicattard61
Grand_MosqueKW, Manager of WPIC in the Grand of Kuwait at Grand Mosque, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear vicattard61 Thank you for your lovely comments about your tour, and thank you for taking the time to visit the Grand Mosque of Kuwait. The Grand Mosque always aim to provide a memorable experience to its visitors, and we are glad that you have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don’t feel it was inappropriate to visit a Mosque while in Kuwait. So visiting the Grand Mosque was one of the most memorable events of my trip. It was so very educational. I hope some of my fotos will compel you to want to...More

Thank flightattendantgina
Grand_MosqueKW, Manager of WPIC in the Grand of Kuwait at Grand Mosque, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear flightattendantgina It pleases me to hear that your experience at the Grand Mosque of Kuwait was memorable and you have found it to be educational. Let me assure you that all visitors are welcome in the mosque for a tour regardless of their background...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grand Mosque, the eighth largest mosque in the world, is not only architectural delight but a place that you can feel holiness, whether you are Muslim or not. We had an excellent tour guide, Mohammed. Knowing how common the name is I asked him...More

1  Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Grand Mosque of Kuwait is the world's 8th biggest mosque and (regardless of the ranking) a beautiful and impressive building. They offer free English excursions daily at 5 pm - just show up at the gate and there is a special gathering area where...More

2  Thank siimsusi
Grand_MosqueKW, Manager of WPIC in the Grand of Kuwait at Grand Mosque, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear siimsusi I am glad to hear that you have found the Grand Mosque to be impressive and beautiful, and thank you for the kind words that you wrote about Suliman. I hope we can see you again Regards, Mohammed Almeteb Manager of WPIC in...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful architecture mosque. Luxury carpet. Crowdy during Ramadan. The best imams attend Ramadan taraweh and Giam. And of course during Friday prayers.

Thank kalnaser
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Mosques in Kuwait are generally a sight to behold and the main mosque is as stunning as it can be. Both exterior and interior are superb but not overwhelming as to divert people's attention whilst in prayer. Security is tight here and prayer times monitored...More

Thank Sam_Thu_Man
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This was my first grand mosque visit ever and I must say I was impressed. Beautifully decorated I was in awe by just how large it was, we were there right before evening prayer so our tour was a bit rushed (which is understandable) but...More

Thank Natalie N
Grand_MosqueKW, Manager of WPIC in the Grand of Kuwait at Grand Mosque, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Natalie N I am happy to hear that you have enjoyed your visit and thank you for understating the fact that the tour was rushed. Thank you for choosing the Grand Mosque Regards, Mohammed Almeteb Manager of WPIC in the Grand of Kuwait

Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

They have guided tours in english and french during the visiting hours. The inside is breath taking, with an amazing architecture. They are really welcoming for any other religions as well. The tour guide is really nice and well prepared. You can also pray with...More

Thank MBellla
Grand_MosqueKW, Manager of WPIC in the Grand of Kuwait at Grand Mosque, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear MBellla, Here at the Grand Mosque we make sure that all our visitors are welcome and have a best time. Thank you for visiting Regards, Mohammed Almeteb Manager of WPIC in the Grand of Kuwait

Reviewed 17 August 2017

This mosque is located close to Seif Palace and Kuwait Bay. You wont missed it if you are strolling within Al-Mubarak neighborhood.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 17 August 2017

if you are a new visitor to the city, you have to pray Jomaa prayer (on Fridays). That is the best time to see the mosque and enjoy the rituals and activities. The mosque is wide open and air conditioned with clean bathrooms for purification...More

Thank Ahmed D
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Alyah A
11 October 2017|
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Response from Grand_MosqueKW | Property representative |
Hi Alyah You can either visit between 9:00-10:45 am or 5:30-6:45 pm weekdays only. call us on 22467058 or send an email for booking
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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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Prasli M
12 June 2017|
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Response from Grand_MosqueKW | Property representative |
Hello There are no tours available due to the holy month of Ramadan. Please try later after Eid thank you
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