Ibn Tulun Mosque, Cairo

Courtyard and Minaret
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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.

Go Historic ID
318750
Short URL
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Names
Ibn Tulun Mosque
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Address
Shar'a Tulun Bay, Cairo, Egypt
Cairo, Egypt
Coordinates
30.029123° N, 31.249559° E
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015