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National Mosque (Masjid Negara)

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Address: Jalan Perdana, Kuala Lumpur 50480, Malaysia
Phone Number:
+60195052052
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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Non-Muslims are welcome to visit the striking National Mosque outside of...

Non-Muslims are welcome to visit the striking National Mosque outside of prayer time. This modern mosque was completed in 1965 and can accommodate 15,000 people. Robes are kindly lent to visitors who are inappropriately dressed.

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Very close to Islamic Arts Museum. Well worth a visit. Great architecture. Good views. Spacious. Worth a visit

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very close to Islamic Arts Museum. Well worth a visit. Great architecture. Good views. Spacious. Worth a visit

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Jaipur, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is great to take a long walk around the mosque!There are plethora of walkway over the busy roads, and you can board the city train easily.The minarets are beautiful.People can find local non veg cuisines as well around the walkways of the mosque.The streets are peaceful, and the area is quite quadrilateral in its design.

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Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Masjid Nagara or National Mosque have an interesting and huge building. They have some pools with some mini fountain in the enter gate which make a refreshing view for the visitor. But be careful when the rain drops, it makes the floor become slippery. This mosque allow non Muslim people to visit and look around the building but they have... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a huge mosque and a must see whilst in KL. We went on a hot & humid day in the morning during a weekday. Women must be covered incl. hair. We had to wait a while for the long robes cos there were so many visitors. The building is beautiful and the fountains and the courtyard are lovely.... More 

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We couldn't go in at the time we arrived as it was prayer time (12-3), so check before you set off! A very interesting looking building from the outside. If you are planning on going in make sure you cover your shoulders and knees ladies.

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Thank Mrs_Fer
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't have mighty high hopes for our visit to the Mosque but were taken aback by the peacefulness and ease of self experienced while visiting. The entry had suitable clothing to borrow during our visit and then we were given free reign to roam around the buildings. A great way to spend an hour if you're in the area.

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Rourkela, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a very large mosque, non muslims are also allowed but they have a schedule for that. Fountains, large halls . Beatiful architecture...

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful architecture. Peaceful atmosphere. Great experience for Muslims to pray there. Non Muslims are not allowed in the main hall, but can look through the doors.

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Beijing, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful mosque, very picturesque. I really loved the garden and fountains around it. Non-muslims/tourists are admitted at certain hours, there is a schedule at the entrance. You are required to wear the clothes they provide that cover you up completely, body and head. Not sure about men, but women definitely must. It's not far from the bird park/butterfly park/orchid... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

this Mosque is very interesting place to be visit by Musliman and non musliman tourist . the place open for visit most of the day except Friday prayer time

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