Fanar - Qatar Islamic Cultural Center, Doha

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A religious and cultural center known for its spiral minaret, Fanar - Qatar Islamic Cultural Center serves as more than just a significant landmark in Doha. Named after a prominent judge and scholar, the center also offers locals, expats, and tourists alike courses in Arabic language and the religion of Islam, as well as exhibits and sermons in English. Take a tour of the modern mosque, acquaint yourself with Qatari culture and heritage, or just stop by to admire the iconic spiral minaret of the grand building. Plan to visit Fanar - Qatar Islamic Cultural Center and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Doha attractions using our Doha tour itinerary builder site .
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  • From afar it has a structure similar to an anthill, with this propeller at the extreme top of the building. Charming at night and exactly in front of the Souq. Beautiful
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  • Beautiful building that becomes a place of fairy tales at night. Is worth a visit not only for lovers of culture.
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  • We wandered into the cultural centre by accident but were given a wonderful personal tour by one of the guides. He provided insight into a much misunderstood religion and was happy to answer any quest...  more »

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