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Beautiful Mosque

The mosque has been renovated to its former glory, beautiful architecture. Unfortunetly the mosque... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2018
Samou1
via mobile
Overwhelming Mosque

A typically Turkish style mosque of ancient times. Near the heart of Algiers, it is a very... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2017
Aek R
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Cherchell, Algeria
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Mar 1, 2018
“Beautiful Mosque”
Aug 27, 2017
“Overwhelming Mosque”
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Place des Martyrs, Algiers, Algeria
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Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

The mosque has been renovated to its former glory, beautiful architecture. Unfortunetly the mosque was closed and we were not able to visit it.

Thank Samou1
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Reviewed August 27, 2017

A typically Turkish style mosque of ancient times. Near the heart of Algiers, it is a very wellknown spot located near the Casbah district. It has been restored and it has regained its beauty, I think.

1  Thank Aek R
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

It was under reparation so I only saw it from outside, so it was pity. Could be really nice if it was without rack? and behind fence.

Thank Khamlia
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Reviewed March 8, 2017

This certainly splendid mosque is currently under restoration by the Turkish (!) government and there is scaffolding anywhere around. The interior is closed for the restauration work entirely.

1  Thank nothe2le
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Reviewed May 21, 2016

a very nice construction in Algiers for the islamic cult built in 1646 It is located at the foot of the Casbah, which was built during the Ottoman rule in the 17th century, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The mosque that stands on...More

Thank Marcelo P
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Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

The building was built during the Ottoman's era! The architecture is so beautiful! It was on renovation the last time I tried to visit which is a pretty good thing as it's definitely a priceless treasure Algeria should keep & maintain!

Thank Ahsio
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Reviewed July 30, 2015

Would like to visist it in future trips to Algiers, even if it is meant to be a place of prayer, It would be a loss if we never get to see the great minds of arabic architects. It would not be a bad idea...More

1  Thank MikePMadrid
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Reviewed April 6, 2015

This mosque still seems to be under renovation and it looks like that may continue to be the situation for some time to come. Located in the lower Kasbah in a busy market area, you can still get a good idea of its appearance despite...More

Thank KGB777
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Reviewed May 5, 2014

Even if it is closed for Renovation, but you can have a great vue from outside. A unique architecture. Unfortunatly, its location is quite in a popular market.

Thank Italessia
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Reviewed May 3, 2014

The Ketchaoua Mosque is closed for renovations when I visited in April 2014. No indication as to when it will reopen. It was fenced in and had scaffolding around it.

Thank ShilohinBC
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