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Anfushi | Old Alexandria, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful architecture, and though one can say all the mosques are pretty much the same, they never ceas to amaze me-

Thank vespersmarquess
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Incredibly beautiful and moving. Friendly people enjoying the day outside. We're lucky to visit inside

Thank NS C
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Saw the mosque from the outside and it is impressive. Great arhitecture on this one, the best in Alexandria.

Thank stefanprisacariu
Reviewed 13 September 2018

I enjoy visiting the place ,well designed an ixob of Alexandria my home town, my childhood visiting places,lot of beautiful memories, great location and view.

Thank warda5036
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

A true architectural masterpiece that is perfectly located in the city center. Definitely worth making a quick stop there.

Thank walid m
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Built in 1925-1945 this is a beautiful place of worship. The outside is a work of art, as are the ceilings, woodwork, hanging lights, and such inside. One nosey unwelcoming man at the door tried to redirect us to the women's mosque next door, but...More

Thank empressginger
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Although I am more interested in older buildings and temples, this mosque is so nicely adorned, both inside and outside, that I really enjoyed visiting it. Even during service, it was possible to enter and see separate parts for women and the typical decorations inside.

Thank Olgica2015
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

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

Thank RaheelR
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
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

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