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Very nice Mosque..it is the second most ancient mosque in north africa after Kairouan grand mosque..

Reviewed 26 March 2018
Walid E
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Fantastic building

An absolute magnificent building inside and outside and you are made to feel very welcome inside as... read more

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Rue Al Madina Almounawara | Médina de Sousse, Sousse 4000, Tunisia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An absolute magnificent building inside and outside and you are made to feel very welcome inside as I arrive just before prayers I could not stay that long but they said please go and see and enjoy Highly recommended to visit

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely magnificent building. There is no where to do abolution at the mosque to offer prayers. There is a facility directly opposite the mosque, across the boulevard. Praying there was a really good experience. There is def sense of peace in that mosque

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a peaceful beautiful place. Apparently 4 visits here equals 1 visit to Mecca. Very ornate detailed architecture. Wonderful day out

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank susankA5884ZA
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Spent a few hours looking around the outside of the mosque. Could see inside but not allowed to go inside. Architecture was beautifal.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank davidlF7959XD
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

We visited this historic Grand mosque in Sousse which is almost 1000 years old. The architecture of the mosque is really unique.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

you have the opportunity to see the great mosque when making the classic trip in the desert ... the access is not guaranteed but you can look inside from the roof of a souvenir shop with which the guide has an opportunity contract and you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alexandru J
Reviewed 5 August 2018

I was very impressed with the natural beauty and architecture of the mosque. Impressive collection of Roman column caps.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TimArizonaUSA
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Good trip very peaceful and calm Had a look around and prayed , lovely people looking after it . If you are not Muslim you are still welcome to visit at 10 mainly because you get to have an interpreter and good look around and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank 333hediaa
Reviewed 10 June 2018

it was my firist time i visit sousse so ilike so much special this arabic mosque very nice ang big very clean and so old

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank victoria13315
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice Mosque..it is the second most ancient mosque in north africa after Kairouan grand mosque..

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Walid E
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1 July 2018|
Response from 333hediaa | Reviewed this property |
The last prayer is 9.40 , but if you planning to visit it’s better after lunch time there is two entrances one for men one for women. You are required to take shoes off as people pray inside . Most people speak English and... More
9 April 2018|
Response from Walid E | Reviewed this property |
Yes she can but in the women praying area...