Great Mosque of Palembang, Palembang

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Located right in the center of one of the oldest cities in Southeast Asia, Great Mosque of Palembang represents a huge and storied structure that can hold 15,000 people. Built in the mid-18th century by Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin I, the Mosque covered a distance of 1,080 sq m (11,625 sq ft) when it was originally built, with a capacity to hold 1,200 people. It's been steadily expanded to its current state during the subsequent centuries. Be sure to sample local delicacies and traditional foods such as kerupuk from one of the many food vendors surrounding the area. To visit Great Mosque of Palembang on your holiday in Palembang, and find out what else Palembang has to offer, use our Palembang planner .
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  • Mesjidnya unique architecture, and its location adjacent to the same Monpera same Museum Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II:)
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  • The great mosque is one of the must-see places when it comes to Palembang. The city is located at.
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  • The place of worship of Muslims, legendary, built since the time of Sultanate of Palembang, renovated, expanded several times to accommodate worshipers, God willing prospered.
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  • Islamic and historical place you have to visit... Near to Ampera Bridge and Kuto Besak Fortress and also fountain of Palembang (this is a new icon of Palembang for Asian Games 2018). Make you feel so calm 👼👼
  • very comfortable. you will see traditional ornament inside the mosque. they also provide AC, so it's makes you more comfort when praying the exterior and scenery outside the mosque very beautiful
  • A must visit historical and islamic culture grand mosque in Palembang. There are various and routine islamic study here. And one of the greatest moment is visiting this mosque during Ramadhan.
  • The grand mosque of Palembang. So big till I almost confused where to enter. Have a great activity in Ramadhan and many people come here.
  • Classic and traditional design mosque full of history since Palembang Darussalam Sultanate era

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