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State Grand Mosque

Al Muhandiseen Street, Doha, Qatar
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Worth to go if you're open minded

It is easy to get there by uber or taxi, I prefer uber, it's a large, beautiful and serene prayer... read more

Reviewed yesterday
RobertMiamiBeach
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Miami Beach
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Don't waste your time

This building is testament to very plain architecture and hardly a place of spiritually sanctuary... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Xeres25
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Birmingham, England
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  • Average9%
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Al Muhandiseen Street, Doha, Qatar
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is easy to get there by uber or taxi, I prefer uber, it's a large, beautiful and serene prayer space, not magnificent or extra-luxurious but you will feel welcome independently of your faith. Some restrictions to go with young children and women need to...More

Thank RobertMiamiBeach
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This building is testament to very plain architecture and hardly a place of spiritually sanctuary. The building lacks style and although imposing; is not a peaceful sanctuary one would expect. The long list of rules including the exclusion of children shows it is not a...More

Thank Xeres25
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

The State Grand Mosque is one of the most authentic buildings and mosques in Qatar and through out The Gulf. Should be visited although your not Muslim you can take some beautiful photos from the out side and around the Mosque. Visit and give us...More

Thank Khalifa A
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

MashaAllah its awesome .Great mixture of modern and old culture very spacious. I highly recommend to visit this place at least once.

Thank Kaish Z
Reviewed 13 March 2017

very beautiful!!! nice architecture. not so far from other attractions. Note: check out exact times for visit.

1  Thank ClobeTrotter
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

It is far to my knowledge is the biggest mosque in qatar and it follows an original mosque design that is located infront of souq walid. It has a very nice architectural styling and is made with care and attention to details with superior attention...More

Thank Ibrahim E
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Not on the scale of the grand mosque in Abu Dhabi but interesting anyway. Be prepared to cover up with head wear etc. Supplied at the mosque if u need.

Thank Mitchcort
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Very Very Good Masjid Main Area too See In Wadu area Soo Clean All Automatic Things There VEey good Interior to see

Thank Tanweer A
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This is a very impressive and grand mosque. It is not fanciful, simply solid architecture. Not extravagant, just grand. Visitors should avoid certain times and they are strict about dress code for women. It is worth visiting. There are few grand mosques in Doha and...More

1  Thank Alexander A
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Not as I was expecting, still very large and nice, but nothing waw too. It is very far from anything by walk, and finding a taxi afterward is hard, if you are in Doha just for 1 day like I was, I would say it...More

Thank Supertramp F
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cbees2016
Are there certain days and times that you can visit? Do you need to book ahead or just arrive? Are children allowed inside?
3 October 2016|
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Response from Pradip52 | Reviewed this property |
Anybody can enter and open all days,
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fafi2016
Salam, my non muslim friends (a man and a woman) are visiting qatar next week and would like to visit the mosque and attend call prayer. could you please tell me what's the procedure or who to contact to get there, Thanks
15 February 2016|
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Response from Bob O | Reviewed this property |
Go to the Islamic Cultural Centre, just off the Souq Wakif on the Corniche opposite the Museum of Islamic Art. You can't miss the building - it's funnel shaped with a staircase running up the outside. If you ask there, they... More
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Pollyf1
This is not true I am a non Muslim and female and we were made very welcome. Visitors were encouraged
1 February 2016|
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Response from philandcathy | Reviewed this property |
Everyone was very polite and accomodating and yes women are welcome but must enter from the women's entrance and must wear the appropriate clothing that is supplied. Lovely.
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