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The mosque, on of the largest in Europe, was built in 1920 and is similar to the Samarkand mausoleum.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Kamennoostrovskiy Ave. | Metro: Gorkovskaya, St. Petersburg 197046, Russia
+7 812 498-40-75
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

A great experience The Mosgue, Caterinas Palace and everything was great a very nice experience in Russia. Love Russia.

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 31 July 2018

passed by while touring the city. The blue colors on the exterior were nice, but really nothing special about this structure,

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Simply I cant find it, I asked a lot but never reach there 😐 I tried with taxes and uber but was useless so bad really

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

I cannot give this place more than 1 point for the reason that I wasn't let in. The man looking after the mosque informed me I can't enter because I'm not Muslim (he knew because I didn't greet him in Arabic). This ridiculous. I've visited...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Really pretty to look at so definitely worth the stroll past! Wasn’t able to go inside unfortunately.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank elysedunn
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Great Mosque of St. Petersburg is the greatest mosque in Europe outside of Turkey. The exterior architecture is one of the most beautiful ones you can see in Europe. The mosaics and colours that are used on the walls and for the Dome reflect the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

One of the most largest mosque in Europe part of Russia, it can accomodate up to 5000 people.It's replicate of the Imam Bukhari's mausoleum in Samarkand, Uzbekishtan

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank litaindahsari
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Up close this mosque is just ugly concrete, but from a distance it resembles one of the great mosques in Samarkand. Presumably this mosque is a modern copy of what one sees in Samarkand. It's close enough to the Peter and Paul Fortress and easily...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Passed by the Great Mosque of St Petersburg on my way to Zayachiy Island. I got off at Gorkovskaya Metro and walked passed the mosque.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Quack H
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Did not expect to see such a wonderful Mosque in St. Petersburg. We did not go inside as it was closed, but on the outside it looks amazing. I am not religious, I am just amazed with architecture. It is near Peter and Paul Fortress,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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