Al Khamis Mosque Khamis, Bahrain
Posted on August 8, 2015 / 904
Al Khamis Mosque
Listing Type : Heritage & Culture
Location : Manama
Coordinates : 26.208238131708374,50.5482080206275
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Built around 692 AD, Al Khamis Mosque is one of the oldest mosques in the Arab world. The identical twin minarets on this ancient Islamic monument make it easily recognizable. The foundation dates back to the 11th century and has been rebuilt in the 14th and 15th centuries. During this reconstruction the twin minarets were added.

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