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Mosque of Abu al-Abbas al-Mursi

Anfushi | Old Alexandria, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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Anfushi | Old Alexandria, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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"sufi saint"
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"light coming"
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"interior and exterior"
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"masjid"
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"pray"
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"architecture"
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"partition"
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"tomb"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very beautiful from inside and outside. Nice architecture good place to visit in heart of Alexandria

Thank RaheelR
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

I love looking at beautiful mosques, and this one did not disappoint. It’s actually several buildings with the main building serving as the mosque. Since it’s a working place to worship, you must be respectful and cover yourself when entering as well as remove your...More

Thank sylviaroland
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Please visit this mosque if You are nearby. It has a lovely atmosphere. Sand colour. Nearby mosque also very nice with even better atmosphere and a old well from Italy where they used to wash before prayer. The whole area is quite interesting and quiet....More

Thank Saturday14th
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

It was great to visit the Mosque of Abu al-Abbas al-Mursi which is considered one of the most popular mosques in Egypt.

Thank hafezmagdi
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

I said it all in the tittle so I am still typing bc of the line limit. It is very intricate and worth going to.

Thank Pierre E
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Very good place for pray and to look for this nice old building and read Fateha to Abu El Abbas. The negative point is the ladies path room, it is not working long time back, so don't try to use it

Thank HeshamMehrem
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Spirituality is the main theme here, I don't know actually the secrete in this mosque but it has a spirit, that what most visitors believe in.

Thank Mostafa D
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

This mosque is near the coastal avenue of Alexandria and quite imposing in the local architecture. I would recommend spending around 30min. The unusual think is that the women in our group were separated from the men and led in a segregated part of the...More

Thank Sofi N
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

A beautiful spiritual place to visit. Fantastic architecture like a lot of other mosques in Egypt. Do not be caught out as there is another smaller mosque in front which is sometimes mistaken for this place but the contrast between the two is very noticeable....More

Thank Bachlakraboy
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

Couple of weeks ago, we went this mosque during Alexandria city visit. This mosque is an example of wonderful architectural beauty of Alexandria. The look of the mosque from both interior and exterior are great. In the day time, inside the mosque, you will find...More

Thank A_Shifayet
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