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Hamoudi Mosque, Djibouti

#6 of 10 in Things to do in Djibouti
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Built in 1906, Hamoudi Mosque stands as one of the oldest mosques in the city. Its simple yet captivating design reflects the much older Abbasid style, with white and green walls, stone carvings, massive wooden doors, and yellow arched windows. Although located at a busy crossroads and near a small market, the mosque serves as an active sanctuary with a capacity of 1,000 worshipers. Put Hamoudi Mosque at the forefront of your travel plans using our Djibouti travel route planner.
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  • Very traditional mosque in center of Djibouti. Old style and unique Arab architecture in this area. Around is very nice market  more »
  • We walked 1 km south from our Hotel Residence l'Europe to see this historic mosque. It is the center of activity, across the Mini Bus Station and local market (fruit/vegetables, fresh fish, meat...  more »
  • It was reported as first mosque in Djibouti. Quite old status .Definitely worthy to visit for historical value. Having Air con.
  • The first mosque in djibouti (capital city)

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