Suriname City Mosque, Paramaribo

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Built in the 1980s to replace an earlier wooden structure, Suriname City Mosque is known for its central dome, rectangular shape, and four towering minarets. The spiritual home of Suriname Muslims, the mosque is located near the city's only synagogue. Work out when and for how long to visit Suriname City Mosque and other Paramaribo attractions using our handy Paramaribo holiday planner.
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  • Located right next to the most great synagogue in the Suriname.Beau complex to take pictures from the parking lot and from the street and if you go to the far right of the grid of the synagogue you can take pictures of the two institutions together. Show certain politicians.
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  • Unique mosque and synagogue almost side by side! Both are open to the public, but you must make a preliminary application for the day before the visit.
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  • It's not just moskèn who created a trust between religions but also the neighboring building 150 metres further away on the same street, the Jewish synagogue that makes a Moskè and a synagogue can lie down without difficulty. THIS IS PROBABLY VERY RARE ON THE EARTH!
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