Grand Friday Mosque, Male

3.4
#2 of 8 in Historic Sites in Maldives
Religious Site · Tourist Spot
Appreciate the exquisite calligraphy adorning the walls of Grand Friday Mosque, the largest religious structure in the Maldives capable of receiving nearly 5,000 worshipers. The intricate carvings, decadent chandeliers, and hand-woven carpets imbue the mosque with an air of historical grandeur. Since its opening in 1984, the white-marble mosque has dominated Male's skyline with its golden dome. Dress respectfully for you visit, making sure your legs and shoulders are covered before you enter. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Grand Friday Mosque and many more Male attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Male trip site.
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  • The mosque is situated in the heart of the Male city next to the Sultan park. It's worthy of 30 minutes of your time to visit this grand mosque..  more »
  • It was a very impressive building, and nice to see an inside an active mosque, ladies do have to cover up. But worthy of a visit.  more »
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