10 Mosques in Abu Dhabi To Understand Its History And Heritage
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Mosques in Abu Dhabi

1. The Sheik Zayed Grand Mosque
2. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Al Nahyan Mosque
3. Al Aziz Mosque
4. Al Kareem Mosque
5. Mary, Mother Of Jesus Mosque
6. Fatima Belhoul Al Suwaidi Mosque
7. Grand Bur Dubai Masjid
8. Mohamed Bin Masood Masjid
9. Mosque of Sheikha Maryam Bint Sultan
10. Ousha Al Mazroui Mosque 

There are plenty of mosques in Abu Dhabi, with great and ravishing history, pristine and futuristic architecture, and with humongous significance in the Islamic religion. Your Abu Dhabi travel brings you the best of these fascinating religious places of worship which are a must visit in your Abu Dhabi excursion. Bustling with history and embellished with beautiful architecture, these mosques are truly worth a visit whenever one visits here.

The grandiose sheik Zayed Grand mosque which is a humongous place of worship has a glorious history, divine architecture and fantastic history worth admiring. On the other hand, the enchanting beauty of Al Aziz mosque and their pious evening prayer are not a thing to be missed. Abu Dhabi is the central hub of all enthralling religious places of worship and is a definite visit if the ravishing Islamic culture and religion truly intrigue and inspire you.

Here is the list of some mosques in Abu Dhabi:

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Sheik Zayed Grand Mosque

There are plenty of mosques in Abu Dhabi and some of these fantastic religious places of worship are a sought-after tourist attraction as well. The extremely fascinating sheik zayed grand mosque has a rich history dating back to the old ages

Constructed in the year 1996, this grand mosque covers an enthralling area of 12 hectares and includes prayer halls, minarets and marble studded courtyards worth admiring. This amusing mosque can fit around 40,000 people at once. Indulge in a serene evening prayer and worship the almighty at this beautiful mosque

-Timing - 9am - 10pm
-Location - Sheik Rashid Bin Saeed Street? - 5th St - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

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Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Al Nahyan Mosque

 With grandiose and intricately designed prayer halls, humongous minarets facing in the direction of mecca, shops selling pristine souvenirs and sculptures and murals inside the mosque, this majestic Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed al Nahyan mosque is fascinating mosque with unparalleled beauty

Opened in the year 2011, this shimmering beauty has a large courtyard made up of marble and its amiable design is a splendid piece of art. Visit this mosque and be a part of engaging evening prayer.

-Timing - 4am - 9pm
-Location -  Al Nahyan - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

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Al Aziz Mosque

This enchanting mosque is considered to be one of the most beautiful and picturesque mosques in Abu Dhabi. The entire mosque is made up of sheer white marble with fascinating calligraphy adorning the walls. At night, the walls lit and highlight the intricate art and calligraphy of Quran writings which is a pleasant sight to render

The mosque represents a futuristic and high-end design making it a sought-after religious place of worship. Admire the posh white courtyards, humongous prayer walls and opulent interiors of this mosque while visiting.

-Timing - 9am - 11pm
-Location - F9VW+2C7 - Jazeerat Al Reem - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirate

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Fatima Belhoul Al Suwaidi Mosque

This enchanting mosque is one of the most pristine and pious mosques in Abu Dhabi and is a definite addition to your travel itinerary if you are visiting the Arabian land. The glorious mosque renders guided tour visits across the entire place of worship and provides insights into the significance of Islamic culture, it's engaging history and surprising facts

At this picturesque mosque, you can relish upon the eccentric beauty of prayer halls and courtyards and take part in a calming evening prayer as well.

-Timing - 9am - 9pm
-Location - F8F8+4JG - Al Marina - Marina Village - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

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Al Kareem Mosque

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 Making its way as one of the most fascinating mosques in Abu Dhabi, the Al Kareen mosque has a rich and amiable history highlighting the good deeds of Prophet Muhammad in shaping the Islamic culture

This glorious mosque has a grandiose architecture consisting of well-lit prayer halls adorned with chandeliers, a majestic courtyard separated for men and women and more ravishing findings that will surprise you. Take a guided tour visit and explore the halls, and learn about the calligraphy on the walls and their religious significance as well

-Timing - 9am - 11pm
-Location -  F8F8+4JG - Al Marina - Marina Village - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirate

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Mary Mother Of Jesus Mosque

Situated amidst the hustle and bustle of prime Abu dhabi city, this fascinating mosque is the first of its kind to represent the holy relationship between two religions and their pious significance in the Islam culture.

Visit this amusing place of worship and discover amazing findings like age old murals, sculptures, art and souvenirs on display. The mosque has outstanding minarets and enthralling courtyards which can fit around 30,000 people at once which make it one of the most amazing mosques in Abu Dhabi.

-  C9XP+W8G - Al Mushrif - W24-02 - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

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Grand Bur Dubai Masjid

This pristine mosque was built in the year 1900 and was solely dedicated to the teachings of the Quran about spreading the significance of Islamic religion. Over the years, the old building developed to give away the enchanting structure we see now

The enchanting architecture that this mosque displays consist of 24-carat gold fixtures, encapsulating displays of blue-mosaic, humongous minarets and more. This serene and religious place of worship is a one of its kind attraction and therefore makes its way to the most splendid mosques in Abu Dhabi.

Location - Opposite Dubai Museum, Near Ruler's Court Office - Ali Bin Abi Taleb St - Al Fahidi - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

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Mohamed Bin Masood Masjid

Mohamed Bin Masood Masjid is one of the oldest religious places of worship in the entire Abu Dhabi. Consisting of serene minarets, enthralling marble courtyards, impressive prayer halls with their walls adorned with Islamic quotes and poetries, this majestic mosque is a definite visit.

Take a guided tour around the mosque, click pictures and interact with the locals to find out about ravishing details in the Islamic religion. Don't forget to purchase souvenirs from the shops outside of the mosque as well.

-Location - C9V8+HHQ - Al Bateen - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

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Mosque of Sheikha Maryam Bint Sultan

Admire the pristine views of the mosque, during the evening hours when the majestic palace is lit up with golden and white lights and renders an awe-inspiring view. At this amusing place of worship one can relish on the significance of Islamic culture by interacting with locals.

Read the voracious calligraphy on the walls of the majestic prayer hall and indulge in soul rejuvenating evening prayer as well.

- 9am - 11pm
-Location - F87V+HCF - Al Bateen - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

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Ousha Al Mazroui Mosque

The intrinsic emirati culture and ravishing islamic religion can be best acknowledged at this fascinating mosque which is one of the most sought-after religious places of worship in Abu Dhabi. Open to non-Muslims

This majestic attraction will take you through humongous minarets with detailed architecture, a myriad of prayer halls and serene courtyards. Discover the true essence of Abu Dhabi at this attraction and take home pleasant memories as well.

-Timing - 9am - 11pm
-Location - C9V8+HHQ - Al Bateen - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

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People Also Ask About Abu Dhabi

  1. How many mosques are there in Abu Dhabi?

    There are over 2000 operational mosques in Abu Dhabi. The United Arab Emirates is known for its stunning mosques and their splendor. The majority of these well-known Abu Dhabi mosques also have distinctive features and are built in a variety of architectural styles from around the Muslim world.

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  2. Which are the best places to visit in Abu Dubai?

    1. Sheikh Zayed Grand mosque - With sheer and pristine architecture, this majestic mosque is one of the best attractions to relish upon the grandiosity of Islamic culture. Discover the opulent courtyards, prayer halls and minarets making it one of the most fantastic mosques in Abu Dhabi and a definite addition to your travel itinerary.

    2. Ferrari World Abu Dhabi - Discover this amusing and engaging Ferrari theme park, which is a definite visit in your travel guide. Enjoy a ravishing and an instant adrenaline boost in the roller coaster and explore other amazing rides which will keep you engaged for an entire day.

    3. Emirates Palace - The majestic emirates palace is a sheer grandiose attraction which represents the opulence of Abu Dhabi at its best. Visit this luxuriant 5 star hotels and book for a stay and be a guest to amiable services, ravishing ambiance, a myriad of recreational activities and more.

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  3. What is the best time of the day to visit the Sheik Zayed Grand Mosque?

    The best time to visit Sheik Zayed Grand Mosque is during the evening hours. The evening prayer at this majestic mosque is a must see. Discover the opulent courtyards and learn about the calligraphy on the walls as well.

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  4. Which is the biggest mosque in Abu Dhabi?

    Sheik Zayed Grand Mosque is one of the largest mosques in Abu Dhabi. The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the world's largest mosques and the only one that captures the unique exchanges between Islam and other world cultures, is both stunning and inspiring. The mosque's designers were British, Italian, and Emirati, and they used design elements from Turkey, Morocco, Pakistan, and Egypt, among many other Islamic countries. The final result is a stunning, sparkling architectural masterpiece.

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