Mohammad Al-Amin Mosque, Beirut

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Easily recognizable by its blue domes, Mohammad Al-Amin Mosque represents a Sunni place of worship and a major architectural landmark of Beirut. Completed in 2008, the imposing structure is designed in a grandiose Ottoman style and boasts towering, 65 m (213 ft) tall minarets. The Lebanese prime minister Rafic Hariri, who made a major donation toward the mosque's building costs, is buried beside the iconic structure. Arrange to visit Mohammad Al-Amin Mosque and other attractions in Beirut using our Beirut itinerary builder site .
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  • Amazing place. Huge structure in the heart of Beirut. Built right next to a church to symbolise the respect and solidarity of Beirut.  more »
  • The most amanzing thing in Beyrouth It s the fact that Church and Mosque are side by side This beautiful mosque is the main one in town Look like St Sophie mosque from outside Inside it s more casual ...  more »
  • In the centre of town, this is a very iconic mosque. It was a pleasure to pray within it, the grounds are elegant and quite and the views from around this mosque are nice. The most touching part of th...  more »
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  • One of the most beautiful mosque in the world! The house of God is always open to all of mankind!! Man/woman, kids/adults, all are welcome... Make sure to visit! Enter and make your prayer to God almighty..... A definite MUST, our obligation as a human being!!!
  • Fantastic building from the outside, the interior is magnificent. The staff/people who belong to the mosque was really helpful - they gave the term "No problem" a face.
  • Best Masjid in Beirut in term of Islamic Architecture,function and services.
  • Fantastic to see these two awesome buildings standing side by side. Perfect.
  • Although the mosque is recently built ... architecture is amazing

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