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Al-Fatih Mosque (Great Mosque), Manama
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With a capacity to welcome over 7,000 worshippers, Al-Fatih Mosque (Great Mosque) stands as one of the largest mosques in the world--it's also the home of Bahrain's national library. Constructed in 1987, the mosque boasts impressive architectural features that include Italian marble, Indian teak, Austrian's chandeliers, and a monumental fiberglass dome. Immerse yourself in Islamic culture and religion by touring the mosque's ornately decorated interior. Note the Kufic calligraphy adorning the walls, an early Arabic alphabet used predominantly in decoration. Tours are available in English, and robes and headscarves are provided on site. To visit Al-Fatih Mosque (Great Mosque) and other attractions in Manama, use our Manama vacation route planner.
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  • Inside I'm not logged in, but from the looks really awesome. Looks especially beautiful at night with illumination.
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  • I have been to the Grande Mosque in the UAE, but I also enjoyed this mosque. It was great to see how their culture expresses their religious belief 
  • Hi all if u in Bahrain u must visit the biggest mosque in the kingdome .nonmuslims visit during the week days in the morning hours from 7-11 and get free of cost knowledge abt Islam and also a chance ...  more »
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  • The best place to visit when coming to Bahrain. One of the biggest mosque in the world. They do have special visits for non muslims throughout the week. Special programs are arranged on the 2nd and 3rd day of Eid. So if you are in Bahrain now don't forget to visit the Eid open house event on 13/09/2016 and 14/09/2016.
  • The most prominent landmark in Bahrain. My favorite place for Eid Prayers. A must visit for all tourists specially non-muslims as there is a tour guide that will take you around the mosque and talk about its grandeur and the faith.
  • Must visit place in Bahrain. It is open for Non- Muslims too till 4. One feels spiritually enlightened after coming out of this Mosque.
  • A very beautiful site. I was very happy to experience this place. The staff was courteous.
  • Wonderful place... Any people can come here and c everything,.... There are volunteers to give the visitors a brief description about Islam...