Great Mosque of Sale, Sale

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The Great Mosque of Salé (Arabic: المسجد الأعظم‎, Masjid Al Aadam) is a mosque in Salé, Morocco. Covering an area of 5,070 m2 (54,600 sq ft), it is the third-largest mosque in Morocco, and was originally built between 1028 and 1029. It has been destroyed and rebuilt several times since the original construction. It was built in Almoravid and Almohad architectural styles, and the mosque features nine arches. It was severely damaged in the Bombardment of Salé of 1851, and was briefly closed during the French protectorate in Morocco.
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  • Non muslim worshippers cannot visit the mosque and some of the lanes that lead to it through the medina are also off limits to non muslims, so be courteous and aware of how you try to reach the site.....  more »
  • It opens only partly at 10.00. It really opens at 14.00. Anyway you can't go in everywhere because there is man, woman part. The place is beautiful  more »
  • i visited it and i like it very much it's wanderful place if you want to see the beautiful architecture  more »
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  • Nice place but don’t go at night
  • For centuries prayers were held in 5his place. There is always a certain peace in the air....
  • The great mosque of sale city show to us that there is something about ourselves as muslims,Hope ❤ I'm from there baytheway
  • Feels greatness from the Past
  • Dating from the beginning of the 11th century, this is the third-largest mosque in Morocco built on 5000m sq

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