Mosque of Ibn Tulun

Top 1% of attractions in Cairo
9 / 10

3 expert reviews

“This huge congregational mosque was built in 879 by Ahmad Ibn Tulun with the intention of accommodating his entire army during Friday prayers.”

– Fodor's

"Ibn Tulun's innovative Iraqi-influenced architecture and massive courtyard have a power and space that... others lack." Full review
Michelin Guide
2 Stars
"The oldest mosque in Cairo to have retained its original appearance (9C)" Full review

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