Buildings/Attractions Famous Mosques in Africa  

Brian Platz
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This is a list of mosques, or more specifically, world famous mosques in Africa. I've included lots of photographs. Mosques are the house of worship for Muslims, the followers of Islam. Mosques began on the Arabian peninsula, but today can be found on every major continent. While mosques may be a center of controversy today in some parts of the world, one has to admit that many of them are rather beautiful buildings. Since this list of mosques is of the most famous mosques in the world in Africa, many of these will also be the most interesting. So enjoy all the pictures of famous mosques!

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Great Mosque of Algiers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Located in Algiers.

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Ketchaoua Mosque is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Ketchaoua Mosque
Located in Algiers.

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El Jedid Mosque is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
El Jedid Mosque
Located in Algiers.

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Great Mosque of Tlemcen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Located in Tlemcen.

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Mosque of Mohamed Ali is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Mosque of Mohamed Ali
Located in Cairo Citadel.

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Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Hass... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Egypt
Located in Cairo.

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Al-Azhar Mosque is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Al-Azhar Mosque
Located in Cairo.

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Blue Mosque is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Blue Mosque
Located in Cairo.

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Al Hussein Mosque is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Located in Cairo.

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Mosque of Ibn Tulun is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Egypt
Located in Cairo.

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El-Mursi Abul Abbas Mosque is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
El-Mursi Abul Abbas Mosque
Located in Alexandria.

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Al Qa'ed Ibrahim Mosque is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Al Qa'ed Ibrahim Mosque
Located in Alexandria.

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Faji Kunda mosque is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Faji Kunda mosque
Located in Faji Kunda.

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Great Mosque of Djenné is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Mali
Located in Djenné.

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Djinguereber Mosque is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Mali
Located in Timbuktu.

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Sidi Yahya Mosque is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Sidi Yahya Mosque
Located in Timbuktu.

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Chinguetti Mosque is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Mauritania
Located in Chinguetti.

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Central Mosque of Nouakchott is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Central Mosque of Nouakchott
Located in Nouakchott.

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Jumma Mosque Mauritius is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Jumma Mosque Mauritius
Located in Port Louis.

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Dar-us-Salam is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Dar-us-Salam
Located in Vacoas-Phoenix.

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Hassan II Mosque is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Casablanca, Morocco
Located in Casablanca.

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Koutoubia Mosque is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Morocco
Located in Marrakech.

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Agadez Mosque is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Agadez Mosque
Located in Agadez.

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Niamey Mosque is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Niamey Mosque
Located in Niamey.

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Yamma Mosque is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Mosques in Africa
Located in Tahoua.