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Kapitan Keling Mosque, George Town

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Wander the serene grounds of Kapitan Keling Mosque to appreciate its Mhugal domes, arabesque arches, and ornate minaret. Built in 1801, the mosque was much expanded in the 1930s. Inside the airy interior you can see elegant calligraphy panes and stained-glass windows showing floral patterns. Tour guides can provide you with background information about Islam, the mosque's history, and its role in the local Indian community. Dress respectfully, ensuring that your arms and legs are covered before you enter this place of worship. Kapitan Keling Mosque is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, George Town Edition.
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TripAdvisor
  • We took a tour around Georgetown, and we wanted to pray ASR, driver took us to this mosque. Bathroom clean and spacious and beautiful mosque
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  • The food outside this masjid is simply divine. Was so tired, thirsty and famished from a hot dah of exploring Armenian St. to see all street art, until we decided to stop by this beautiful mosque outs...  more »
  • Assalamualaikum, Alhamdulillah I was there for magrib prayer. If u Muslim u must go for a pray with jamat. U definitely like it. I also saw many people visiting this masjid who r not Muslim. Good plac...  more »
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  • Very beautiful mosque built by south Indian Muslims.
  • Nice and historical mosque . Tourist attractions spot
  • Tranquil atmosphere. Very nice mosque.
  • This place offers friendly guest services. Be sure to check out the booth to the left of the entrance!
  • Amazing mosque with a peaceful atmosphere and great cemaat.