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The mosque, on of the largest in Europe, was built in 1920 and is similar to the Samarkand mausoleum.
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Kamennoostrovskiy Ave. | Metro: Gorkovskaya, St. Petersburg 197046, Russia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The exterior decor on this mosque is similar in style to many of the mosques in the silk road area. Absolutely stunning. This mosque used to be the biggest in Europe.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shmeva44
Reviewed 26 December 2018

This place was closed when we went by but it was definitely worth even just a walk-by. Very majestic, beautiful from all sides. If you're going to the State Museum of Political History of Russia, which is right next door, be sure to stop to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mark J
Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

Marvelous-looking mosque, with amazingly rich work on the exterior and superb shades of blue. Big downside is that entrance is not allowed for non-believers, which is a shame since I think interior is just as grand at least.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank a1eksandar
Reviewed 30 September 2018

A great experience The Mosgue, Caterinas Palace and everything was great a very nice experience in Russia. Love Russia.

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 31 July 2018

passed by while touring the city. The blue colors on the exterior were nice, but really nothing special about this structure,

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Simply I cant find it, I asked a lot but never reach there 😐 I tried with taxes and uber but was useless so bad really

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Hassagool
Reviewed 14 July 2018

I cannot give this place more than 1 point for the reason that I wasn't let in. The man looking after the mosque informed me I can't enter because I'm not Muslim (he knew because I didn't greet him in Arabic). This ridiculous. I've visited...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Really pretty to look at so definitely worth the stroll past! Wasn’t able to go inside unfortunately.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank elysedunn
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Great Mosque of St. Petersburg is the greatest mosque in Europe outside of Turkey. The exterior architecture is one of the most beautiful ones you can see in Europe. The mosaics and colours that are used on the walls and for the Dome reflect the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Flyngdtchmn
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

One of the most largest mosque in Europe part of Russia, it can accomodate up to 5000 people.It's replicate of the Imam Bukhari's mausoleum in Samarkand, Uzbekishtan

Date of experience: April 2018
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