Faisal Mosque, Islamabad

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Completed in 1986 to designs by Turkish architect Vedat Dalokay, Faisal Mosque features a modern white facade inspired by the Bedouin desert tents. Pakistan's largest mosque, this structure boasts a prayer hall that can accommodate up to 10,000 worshippers at any given time. The building also includes a library, lecture hall, museum, and cafe. Although tourists of all faiths can visit this shrine, non-Muslims are asked to refrain from coming on Fridays and during daily prayers. Be sure to take your shoes off before you enter, and dress appropriately for a sacred place of worship. Add Faisal Mosque and other attractions to your Islamabad trip itinerary using our Islamabad holiday builder site .
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  • An absolute place to visit with family, architecture is outstanding and definitely enhances your spiritual state.  more »
  • Faisal Mosque is one of the grand mosques of the world located at the bottom of Margalla Hills in Islamabad. It has been the campus of International Islamic University Islamabad a seat of learning and...  more »
  • This Mosque is truly a magnificent sight to behold; it's a great place for both worshippers and tourists, I would recommend requesting a tour in-doors in between prayer times as the interior is just a...  more »
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