Ibn Tulun Mosque Cairo, Egypt

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Built by Ahmad Ibn Tulun in 879, this is the oldest mosque in Egypt and the third largest in the world. It is also famed for its lovely architecture and unique minaret.

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Shar'a Tulun Bay, Cairo, Egypt
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30.029123° N, 31.249559° E

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Ibn Tulun Mosque (Cairo, Egypt)
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April 11, 2015