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Open today: 9:00 AM - 10:45 AM, 4:45 PM - 6:45 PM
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If you have time or not to much,Great Mosque is one from the best places for visit in Kuwait. Guide... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Grand Mosque

This place can be found in some of the most beautiful architectural monuments in Kuwait. It is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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NO TOURS IN RAMADAN The Grand Mosque of Kuwait is the 8th largest mosque in the world. The mosque welcomes visitors for FREE guided tours, during weekdays from 9:00-10:45 am and from 5:00-7:00 pm.
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| Sharq Kuwait City, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you have time or not to much,Great Mosque is one from the best places for visit in Kuwait. Guide guy was extremly helpfull and friendly,know many details about mosque. 1 hr is really minimum for visit. Entry free.

Thank Kroulak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place can be found in some of the most beautiful architectural monuments in Kuwait. It is recommended in close proximity to the capital and bazaar of al-Mubarakia. It is only possible to use this mosque during Ramadan. Because of its very large space and...More

Thank Essac K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We, as a family with little kids, had a memorable time at the Grand Mosque, the central mosque in Kuwait city. Our guide, Mr. Suleiman was extremely pleasing, patient and knowledgeable. He gave us a beautiful insight into the Islamic philosophy and the architectural style...More

Thank Rysha H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place to visit not only for the architecture, also charming people are working there ready to give you talk about Islamic culture. Arabic classes were available as well.

Thank Flavsy
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Countries all over the Middle East and Europe have contributed to this beauteous building. The woodwork, ceramic tile, stained glass, chandeliers, windows and carpeting all boast their respective pride in their origins. The main prayer hall is both ornate and serene and it is truly...More

Thank VictoriAnika
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Grand mosque will be a place of interest only for religious Muslims, otherwise there is no specific reason to see the building. It is an average mosque.

Thank Shimnik
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing tour guide Shawn from North Carolina. Very beautiful and peaceful atmosphere. I am grateful for the opportunity to tour such an amazing place.

Thank Latoya T
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely architecture in this mosque. Very peaceful and quaint. Lots of space to pray for women too. The security is not as tight as I thought it maybe however. Nevertheless would go again!

Thank ummarah s
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Whilst walking round looking for literally anything to do I walked past here by accident, just in time for an English speaking tour. The times are very regularly, we were a group of 5, the tour itself is pretty chill but interesting and informative. I...More

Thank Nate B
Reviewed 1 May 2018

This grand mosque is the largest in Kuwait and it's interior is impressive. The mosque does do guided tours although I was lucky enough to perform my Friday prayers in this awesome structure well worth the visit if you have the time.

Thank Arfan A
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18 November 2017|
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Response from Asana S | Reviewed this property |
U can visit any day but Friday there r no guided tours.. weekdays should be good but watch out for Salah timings which is 11:30am and then at 3 pm
Alyah A
11 October 2017|
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Response from Julie D | Reviewed this property |
early in the day and the concierge of the hotel hired a driver and made all the arrangements. might be the best way to do it.
Yasmine J
26 August 2017|
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Response from Grand_MosqueKW | Property representative |
There are English tours available both the 9:00 am and 5:00 pm