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Galle, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Right by the Galle Fort Lighthouse, I didn't realize it was a mosque until I was right infront of it. The building looks nice from the lighthouse.

Thank IftekharA-Sep2016
Reviewed 30 November 2017

A nice looking mosque and I could observe the worshipers getting ready for their prayers. But not being of the Muslim faith, I did not want to enter and intrude.

Thank kashgo
Reviewed 2 September 2017

The mosque is right at the outer edge of the colonial area of Galle and close to the ramparts. It's white walls has a peaceable look about it.

Thank Gopinath P
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I like looking at different buildings and trying to photograph them from the best angle possible. This one looks great......

Thank James v
Reviewed 24 August 2017

this place of worship is popular among the local muslim population. Beautiful architecture and some history involved. Request permission to go inside. no footwear and full cover dress

Thank fjp4564
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Situated at the bottom end of Gale first and best viewed from by the lighthouse on the walls. It's a small mosque without much if a minaret but you will identify it by the crescent moon symbols. As I live in Doha I gave become...More

Thank JJOH
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Was not actually aware this was here and just happened to stumble across it. My friend and I must have looked interested as one of the Muslim men attending happily waved to us to come inside. I should note that my friend did have trousers...More

Thank JakeDean93
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Just like a normal mosque you have to take off your shoes and cover your knees upon entering. The floor features wonderfully old Dutch tiles which is very well preserved in deed. This used to be a place of worship for travelers and tradesmen visiting...More

Thank Rukshan J
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This Moshjid (Mosque) is just beside the light house with very wonderful, elegant architecture and I felt peace while looking at it. I had my evening (magrib) prayer here and hence got to see the inside of it. It is beautifully decorated inside. Male travelers...More

Thank Fazal Mahmud R
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

It was great to see a mosque in the small town of Galle, along with a Buddhist temple and Christian churches. It gave a real sense of how people of different cultures and religions can potentially live alongside each other. I was very impressed with...More

Thank K W
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