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Baiturrahman Grand Mosque

Jalan Teuko Umar, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
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Spectacular building

This mosque is spectacular. Immaculately maintained and presented this mosque is the centre of life... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
msga12
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adelaide
via mobile
majestic building design, wear decent clothes

Majestic and glorious masjid building. The visitors have to used appropriate clothes (shawl, no... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
deswinda w
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Jalan Teuko Umar, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This mosque is spectacular. Immaculately maintained and presented this mosque is the centre of life for Banda Aceh. As non muslims we were made to feel very welcome and very peacefully spent the afternoon reflecting. It is free to enter with a small donation expected...More

Thank msga12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Majestic and glorious masjid building. The visitors have to used appropriate clothes (shawl, no short skirts/pants). The masjid design was so good and it has famous history during the tsunami tragedy. It has unique shades which look a like masjid nabawi in medina. It become...More

Thank deswinda w
Reviewed 6 November 2017

This is a must visit place in Banda Aceh. A legacy of Acehnese religious attitude. A center of Aceh struggle during colonial war. And a monument of Aceh determination to face the dutch, government military operation, and the tsunami.

Thank FahrulAmama
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I visited this mosque during my business trip to Banda Aceh. It was my third time. Now this mosque has unique shades that look like umbrella, I think inspired by the Masjid Nabawi in Medina, Saudi Arabia. This place is a must to visit when...More

Thank Ristianto_Pribadi
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

When i came, grand mosque was under renovation, so I decided to just look around from the outside. This the memorable place for Aceh because this mosque is the shelter when Tsunami happened. I took photo at the outside and after that realize how beautiful...More

Thank mayapanggabean
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

It's a religious place hence the dress code. Either Muslim or non-Muslim ladies please dress appropriately. Ensure your top is loose and covers your bottom. Pants is loose, no skinny jeans. I was chased by a man telling me to change my clothes. Safe bet...More

Thank Zubaidah Z
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The masjeed is now progressing so much in the architechture, it resembles the design of the Masjeed Nabawi on the outside. The feeling inside the masjeed is so peaceful, I came here in ramadhan, so the recitation of quran did not stop befire the midnight....More

1  Thank Dwi A
Reviewed 2 June 2017

as my tittle, this mosque very beautiful. the mot beautiful mosque I've ever visited. dress properly to get inside the mosque area. moslem dresscode is a must even if you're tourist. unless you will not permitted to enter the area

Thank JoSan_id
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The largest mosque and when I was there, the expansion works still under progress and I am so impressed that the upgrading works replicates what you can see in Masjid Nabawi, Saudi Arabia.

Thank fauzicm
Reviewed 10 May 2017

A historic mosque which survived from tsunami.A place that saved many people when tsunami hit Banda Acheh in 2004

Thank missZaline
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