King Abdullah Mosque, Amman

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Pay a visit to King Abdullah Mosque, a landmark of Amman hailed for its grandiose blue dome. Open since 1989, the mosque was built by King Hussein, who dedicated and named it after his grandfather, the first King of Jordan. Non-Muslims are welcome to enter the mosque, admire its lavishly decorated interior, or visit the museum within to see King Abdullah’s collection of personal items, as well as a display of ancient pottery and coins. To visit King Abdullah Mosque and other attractions in Amman, use our Amman trip planning site .
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  • A visit to the "Blue Mosque" was a lesson about Islam. Women are required to wear a robe with a hood, and everyone removes their shoes before entering the Mosque. Our guide explained some of the...  more »
  • I went here with my kids, i like the blue dome, but wasn't impressed by the design in and outside. I have seen more beautiful mosques. That said, does a house of prayer need to be richly...  more »
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  • The Mosque is a distinguished one. It is located in an important spot in Amnan, where many citizens walk, so they can stop and pray during the pray time. It is well designed built . As the sky blue color shown clearly on the top
  • The mosque is among the biggest and most modern in this part of the world. It's amazing that it's one of the few mosques that allows non-muslim visitors. It was also our first visit in such a temple which was fascinating. it's famous for it's big blue dome. It kind of reminds of Scheherazade and her 1001 nights. 🙂
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