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Sixty Domes Mosque was built in 1454 and is the largest brick mosque of...

Sixty Domes Mosque was built in 1454 and is the largest brick mosque of Bangladesh.

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The historic masque

Shait Gumbag masjid one the the oldest historic masque better place as a sightseeing tours. 🌹🌸🌻🌺🌷🌼

Reviewed 2 March 2017
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Shait Gumbag masjid one the the oldest historic masque better place as a sightseeing tours. 🌹🌸🌻🌺🌷🌼

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Thank Momota47
Sylhet City, Bangladesh
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 September 2016

this is the 15th century mosque, founded by a saint-General, named Khan Jahan Ali. the main attraction inside the mosque. also from outside, its look beautiful. there is a big pond behind the mosque. and also a museum , on right side passing the main gate. also there is another old mosque opposite side of the road. the whole place... More 

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Thank Hridoy_sust
New Zealand
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117 reviews
76 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I visited with high expectations of a beautiful building but it was not as grand as I had hoped. Admittedly it is a Mosque and not built for Tourists, I was pleased I visited, everyone was friendly, but for me it didn't have the wow factor I was hoping for.

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Thank KiwiChChNZ
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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42 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This 'world heritage' is situated at Bagerhat District and can easily be accessed from Khulna City. The compound is beautiful, filled with trees and flowers; very peaceful. The compound has a small museum which is currently under renovation, so access is temporarily restricted. Just behind the mosque, there is a wonderful lake. Seat for a while and relax.The compound had... More 

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Thank Fazal Mahmud R
Dhaka Division, Bangladesh
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51 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

I stopped at this historical site on my way to Barisal from Khulna. The mosque is undoubtedly beautiful, but due to the restoration work, it looked "too new" to me. I don't know, may be it's just me but that is how I felt. Entry fee is BDT 20 for nationals. Upon entering the mosque, me and my friend experienced... More 

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Thank Nayeema R
Wuhan, China
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39 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

An ancient 15th century mosque. It has been declared as "World Heritage" by UNESCO. Located inside a lavish green field. It is still used by the local Muslims for prayer. There is a small museum also in the same campus. It is one of the most famous mosque in Bangladesh. One can easily travel to this mosque from Khulna city.

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Thank Pallab938
Kranenburg, Germany
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The mosque is part of a complex of mosques which are all situated in Bagerhat. These mosques all date from the 15 th century. The Shait Gumbat mosque is a UN world heritage monument and it has more than 100 domes on the roof. If your ar elooking for a place of silence and contemplation you should spent some time... More 

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Thank Maarten M
Shanghai, China
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305 reviews
217 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I couldn't shut up about Bangladesh so I went a bit nuts writing about it in my blog banditsinc.org This is a must for those traveling to Bangladesh. While some might find it boring- just a dome and a mosque, those who love religion, architecture, culture and arts will appreciate the site. Completed in 1459,, it is the largest mosque... More 

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Thank WMBandit
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2016

It is located in Bagerhat district in southern Bangladesh which is in the division of Khulna. It is about 3 miles far from the main town of Bagerhat. Bagerhat is nearly 200 miles away from Dhaka which is the capital of Bangladesh. The Shait - Gumbad Mosque that is Sixty Dome Mosque. The length of the mosque is 160 feet... More 

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Thank skhanppsd
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Shait-Gumbad Mosque is a Muslim monument of 15th century. If you love history and architectural beauty, Shait-Gumbad Mosque is the right place for you. Besides, the landscape of the adjacent area is excellent. There are a number of beautiful ponds near the mosque.

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