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Ahmed Al Fateh Islamic Center, Manama
(4.6/5 based on 40+ reviews on the web)
A visit to Ahmed Al Fateh Islamic Center allows you to admire the country’s largest mosque, and one of the largest in the world, dedicated to the founder of Bahrain. Over 7,000 people can worship here at one time thanks to the mosque's large surface area of 6,500 sq m (1,60 ac). The best way to explore and learn is to take a guided tour--available in several languages--which will lead you through the complex and tell you more about the history and customs of the area. Don’t miss the national library inside the complex, with over 7,000 books, including some incredibly rare old editions. Take a look at our Manama vacation planner to schedule your visit to Ahmed Al Fateh Islamic Center and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • it was a very communed moments I and my family spent in that beautiful Islamic center with a very nice article 
  • Impressive building with a decent library. Facilities are pretty good and it is worth combining with a visit to the Grand Mosque. 
  • This mosque offers tours in most languages for those tourists interested in Islam and Arab culture.They hand out free literate and other media to inform interested non Muslims about Islam and Islamic ...  more »