Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi

Must see · Religious Site · Tourist Spot
Visit Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque to see a key place of worship and center for Islamic culture. Completed in 2007, the center houses the largest mosque in the country--a sprawling structure of many spherical domes and four tall minarets--and an enormous library showcasing classic books and publications related to the Islamic world. Inside the main prayer hall, admire the numerous ornamental features of the atmospheric place of worship, including the largest carpet in the world and seven chandeliers incorporating millions of crystals. Take a guided tour of the library to learn more about Islamic faith, history, and art. By using our Abu Dhabi trip itinerary tool, you can arrange your visit to Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and other attractions in Abu Dhabi.
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  • I went to the grand mosque, it was my firt time but my visiting family first time. It was so great!!!  more »
  • Even though was highly recommended by trip advisor and hotel concierge, could never really prepare for this. The mosque is one of most magnificent building ever seen. Every detail of architecture...  more »
  • We went to the grand mosque, it was my second time but my visiting friend’s first time. It was soooo great, we received a free tour from Fatima she was very nice, funny and super knowledgeable about.....  more »
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  • A grand structure all in white! This place was amazing right from the gates. We drove I to the underground parking and walked through the mall filled with the scent of cinnamon. Then to the changing rooms for more befitting attire before getting the tickets (free) for our access. I was in awe from the get go, marvelled by the mosaics, the chandeliers and the sheer vastness of the mosque. It's a beautiful place!
  • A gorgeous mosque with incredible architecture. The rooms are all enormous and the chandeliers are so intricate. Come even if you're not religious - It's a very peaceful place to walk around and observe. They'll provide clothes for you if you don't have the proper clothing. Highly recommended to come as the sun is going down and look at the lights at night.
  • This place was gorgeous. One of the nicest mosques I have seen. They provide clothing for men and women who aren't dressed to standard.they even make you go through a coin museum showing how their coins changed and originated. The mosque is so unique. The carpet, chandelier, stone flowers , and even their carpet ! A must see . Beautiful .
  • Absolutely beautiful well worth a visit. I went at night and it was stunning. Women have to cover up but they provide you with what to wear.... brilliant
  • The UAE's largest and most beautiful place of worship doesn't disappoint any of us and with tourists traveling from around the globe to enter in, it's no surprise that millions of people come to there. It was an nice experience at Sheikh zayed Mosque. Clean & calm. The white colour which i loved the most. Ans the designs are pretty❤️ the night view is good. The lights shows the beauty of the mosque. 😊

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