We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
A cute little Mosque at a junction

Easy to Locate and was right opposite to my Hotel right at the junction. Its nice to know my native... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Omesh N
Slightly shabby lookimg

Located a short walk from Lavender Metro station, the Mosque, despite being found close to Arab... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Greg W
Cambridge, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 40 reviews
All photos (40)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good44%
  • Average32%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
4 weeks ago
“A cute little Mosque at a junction”
May 21, 2018
“Slightly shabby lookimg”
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
471 Victoria Street Masjid Malabar, Singapore 198370, Singapore
Kampong Glam
+65 6294 3862
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Singapore
from US$35.30
More Info
from US$54.10
More Info
from US$30.10
More Info
from US$69.20
More Info
Reviews (40)
Filter reviews
12 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
See what travelers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 12 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy to Locate and was right opposite to my Hotel right at the junction. Its nice to know my native people built this structure almost half a century ago far away from their motherland. A quick stop for this place is OK. Not too much...More

Thank Omesh N
Reviewed 12 July 2018

You'll have no trouble finding this mosque at a large intersection on Victoria Street, in the heart of Kampong Glam. They took their time building this mosque. It's the creation of Singaporean Muslims of South Indian ancestry and was begun in 1956, opened in 1963...More

Thank Jeanette M
Reviewed 29 May 2018

I was just passing by this mosque and it looked beautiful from outside. I did not go inside but the place is abuzz with many shops and restaurants.

Thank Jeevan R
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Located a short walk from Lavender Metro station, the Mosque, despite being found close to Arab Street, the exterior is shabby and covered in banners and posters. As a result, this put us off visiting and we far preferred to visit Masjid Hajjah Fatimah on...More

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The mosque is about 10 minutes walk from Arab Street (which is home to the Sultan Mosque or Masjid Sultan). The mosque is managed from Muslims from Kerala, India.

Thank Hydrogels
Reviewed 18 November 2017

This mosque has a gorgeous architecture and is located very near Arab Street. The building has been spruced up over the years and it looked really fresh, beautiful and clean. It is good to see how people from all walks of race and religion live...More

Thank Concierge3725
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Masjid Malabar, or Malabar Muslim Jama-Ath Mosque to give it its full name, is the only Malabar mosque in Singapore and dates from 1962. In 1927, Malabar Muslims in Singapore, who originally came from Kerala in India, formed the Malabar Muslim Jama'ath, an association to...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Masjid Malabar is a lovely piece of architecture and one of the must see Mosques in Singapore. We had a lovely walk of Singapore taking a look at all the temples and mosques we could find - we recommend that you take time to explore...More

Thank emtrey
Reviewed 8 June 2015

This is the only Malabar (originally from Kerala in India) Muslim mosque in Singapore. It was built in 1962 with a traditional style and painted outside walls. But urban development began in that area after the mosque was built. In order to keep the Mosque...More

Thank sipivu
Reviewed 28 December 2014

This mosque can be reached by foot from either Lavender or Bugis mrt stations. There's not much to be seen inside, but the outside looks quite pretty.

Thank KGB777
View more reviews
Kampong Glam
This traditionally Malay enclave of Singapore offers
an alluring array of shops, cafes, and bars. A walk
down Haji Lane offers quirky shopping, while one block
over, Arab Street is a treasure trove of brightly
coloured fabrics, clothing, and Turkish rugs. Stop for
a leisurely coffee or cocktail and watch local kids
play traditional games along the lane. Also home to
the Malay Heritage Centre and one of Singapore’s most
Nearby HotelsSee all 323 hotels in Singapore
Hotel Boss
2,348 reviews
.07 km away
The Ardennes Hotel
115 reviews
.10 km away
XY Hotel Bugis Singapore
25 reviews
.10 km away
Santa Grand Hotel Bugis
1,083 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 12,351 restaurants in Singapore
Tolido's Espresso Nook
228 reviews
.14 km away
The White Ombre Cafe
45 reviews
.05 km away
309 reviews
.14 km away
The Beast
224 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2,198 attractions in Singapore
Sultan Mosque
888 reviews
.34 km away
Malay Heritage Centre
140 reviews
.30 km away
Children Little Museum
24 reviews
.35 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Malabar Mosque staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines