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Bamako Grand Mosque, Bamako

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One of the tallest and most conspicuous buildings in the city, Bamako Grand Mosque features a combination of Saudi and West African architectural styles. Two minarets top the square building, where hundreds of worshipers come to pray or meditate. Make Bamako Grand Mosque a part of your Bamako vacation plans using our Bamako trip planning tool .
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  • I went in and was accompanied by a local, he spoke French and I only now like two or three words, despite that he was really helpful and understanding. You take your shoes off before entering. It's a....  more »
  • Mali in July was hot, boiling hot, so I thought to skip a day of outdoor sights to head indoors for some peace and cooler air. I was thankful I could say "Big Mosque" in Arabic to the taxi driver...  more »
  • It is the largest mosque in Bamako and features a minaret. Colonel Gaddafi of Libya is also said to have worked hard to build the mosque. Unfortunately, non-Muslims cannot enter.
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  • Great place to pray
  • Islam is my lord
  • So busy area
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