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Baiturrahman Grand Mosque

Jalan Teuko Umar, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
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Very Impressive

I was very impressed with the majestic architecture of the grand mosque. It is beautifully designed... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jouhara J
,
Rawang
via mobile
Perhaps the most beautiful mosques in Indonesia

I haven't really been so impressed by the Indonesian mosques I've seen in other cities. But this... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
KGB777
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Singapore, Singapore
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Jalan Teuko Umar, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
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"beautiful architecture"
in 8 reviews
"under renovation"
in 8 reviews
"non muslims"
in 5 reviews
"long pants"
in 3 reviews
"saudi arabia"
in 3 reviews
"masjid nabawi"
in 3 reviews
"religious place"
in 3 reviews
"business trip"
in 2 reviews
"small donation"
in 2 reviews
"big umbrellas"
in 2 reviews
"dress code"
in 2 reviews
"cover up"
in 2 reviews
"night view"
in 2 reviews
"must visit place"
in 5 reviews
"gold shops"
in 2 reviews
"take pictures"
in 3 reviews
"prayer"
in 11 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was very impressed with the majestic architecture of the grand mosque. It is beautifully designed and is a must for visitors to Aceh. However, maintenance should be looked into as the new, beautiful, grand mosque has began to show damage like taps, toilets which...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I haven't really been so impressed by the Indonesian mosques I've seen in other cities. But this one in Banda Aceh is really very attractive. As a non-Muslim I wasn't allowd to go inside, but I was still permitted to walk around the grounds and...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

If you have been to the Nabawi Mosque in Madinah, first thing you will notice are the high tech giant umbrellas..and here in Baiturrahman Grand Mosque, they have also recently installed somewhat similar umbrellas but different design and colour. This make the mosque exquisitely beautiful...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

This mosque is the first place i wanted to see when i first time come to Aceh. It has beautiful architecture, very clean, and you'll be in love for the first sight. Just remember, this mosque is one of historical place when tsunami in 2004...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

This mosque is huge and magestic, and located in the middle of town, close to Pasar Atjeh. Although it is for muslim prayers, it is open to everyone to visit. There is no entrance fee, but any donation is very much welcome. There is underground...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

When I finished my KKN in Sabang for two month. I already back to Banda. first destination was baitturrahman grand mosque! so unique, so huge, so beautifull, masyaAllah this mosque reminded us to keep our faith, to believe in Allah, and to believe that Allah...More

Thank flora s
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Amazingly, this mosque somehow withstood the devastating earthquake and tsunami that levelled all of Aceh. It is a must-see if you are in the area, even if you are not Muslim! Non-Muslims should be respectful to cover up: ladies cover your hair with a scarf...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Went for Maghrib and Isyak prayers. Good to place to hang and see your days pass by. For non muslim, please dress moderately and cover your hair (ladies). No shorts for guys. For Muslim, enjoy the breezy Masjid Square. Perfect for selfies.

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Reviewed 25 January 2018

This Beautiful looking most is always busy with worshipper during prayers time, very large, well maintaned, this is a must see place for visitors/tourist, for non moslem, please be aware of dress code before entering the most, the mosque located at the central of city...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

This newly renovated mosque is amazing. With new colorful giant umbrellas, this mosque became more convenient. Come and visit this mosque which survived from Tsunami in 2004.

Thank Bambang I
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