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.

Facts & Stats on Ibn Tulun Mosque

Go Historic ID
318750
Names
Ibn Tulun Mosque
Mosque of Ibn Tulun
Dates
870-79
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Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Shar'a Tulun Bay, Cairo, Egypt
Cairo, Egypt

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Ibn Tulun Mosque - Cairo, Egypt