Trip Planner: Asia / United Arab Emirates / Emirate of Abu Dhabi / Abu Dhabi / Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
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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Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Reviews
Gigantic Moskè with impressive architecture. Very well organized by the entrance. No lines while we visited. We were told to avoid Arabic holidays and Fridays. more »
It is an unique site, an architectural masterpiece. I really didn't like that it was too crowded and the security people were constantly rushing you. You are allowed to stop only to certain spots for.... more »
One word; beautiful. It was so peaceful and lovely. Wind blowing nicely creating a calm breeze. At one point, worship started and the prayer pouring from the mosque was so beautiful and serene. I truly enjoyed being there and would love to go back. Its amazing to be in a culture where all or the greater majority share the same worship and religious belief. Wish we had that and truly were one nation under God...amen
Divine and stunning. Very clean and extremely well organized. Takes around two hours to complete the look around. Will get wheel chair access to senior citizens. One needs to maintain the strict rules and dress code required to enter a sacred place. Women devotees will be provided with purdah and that's mandatory. Men would require to adhere to decent dress code. No shorts and sleeveless t shirts etc.
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