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Grand Mosque

| Sharq Kuwait City, Kuwait City, Kuwait
+965 2246 7058
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An amazing place to visit

This place is well worth a visit. Open to visitors every day except Friday (and potentially on... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Paul B
Guided tour is excellent

If you have a few hours in Kuwait then the Grand Mosque is definitely worth a visit. The Guide tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 10:45 AM, 4:45 PM - 6:45 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
| Sharq Kuwait City, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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+965 2246 7058
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is well worth a visit. Open to visitors every day except Friday (and potentially on religious holidays too). They run guided tours with their English speaking guides every day (around 9am). Dress modestly (no shorts for men, long sleeved tops preferred; ladies -...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have a few hours in Kuwait then the Grand Mosque is definitely worth a visit. The Guide tour is very informative with a very knowledgeable professional guide. The Middle East is a bit like Europe you can get churched out but each country...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Grand Mosque is the largest mosque in the State of Kuwait. It is situated strategically besides a round-about at Sharq, Kuwait city. During Ramadan, It has the capacity to accommodate millions of worshipers and provide iftaar for the same. If you are muslim, please pay...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Grand Mosque of Kuwait is spectacular and a "must see". We went on a guided tour. The guide was knowledgeable and answered all our questions. You have to see the Mosque to appreciate the beauty and the craftsmanship. I will definitely go back.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The mosque has a guided tour every evening for tourists. I assume non-Muslims are not able to get inside at other times. At least I was rejected at the front door when trying to get in earlier in the day. One of the only few...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting and impressive building and story about the building. You may hire a guide, to guide you.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the 3rd guided tour of a mosque I had taken. So sort of knew the basics. But this tour stood out because the young woman who guided us through had such an engaging way of presenting info and stories about her culture. I...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

We visited the Grand Mosque with friends on a late Thursday afternoon, and we had a very positive experience. The Mosque is really impressive. Our guide (named Solomon) was funny, his guidance was informative and interesting. We could enter places which are usually closed in...More

Thank Pal H
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

The local Cathedral- chandelierted- carpeted- velvety- occupying 10 acres of land, lacking historicism but well provided for and guided

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Visiting the Grand Mosque in Kuwait is a unique experience and I am so grateful to the Mosque management for their very warm welcome. My husband and I felt like honoured guests when we visited and our tour guide encouraged everyone on the tour to...More

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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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