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Very old Mosque

Very nice Mosque. It's very peaceful and open to all to visit. Separate prayer areas obviously for... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
StephenCr0ss
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Dublin, Ireland
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Religious co-existence

To me, the Mosque of Omar stands as a symbol of religious co-existence. Apparently it was built on... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2016
KarolaRS
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“Jerusalem 2016”
29 Mar 2017
“Very old Mosque”
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

Great mosque near to the church of Nativity, small but clean and well maintained mosque all are welcome to visit

Thank EAhmad73
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Very nice Mosque. It's very peaceful and open to all to visit. Separate prayer areas obviously for male and female. Some begging outside which is a problem.

Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Our guide told us the history of this mosque. It has a prominent location on the grounds donated to Muslims by the Greek Orthodox Church.

1  Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 20 August 2016

To me, the Mosque of Omar stands as a symbol of religious co-existence. Apparently it was built on lands donated by the Greek Orthodox Church to the Muslims, but the most crucial point is that it is the only Muslim shrine of worship in the...More

Thank KarolaRS
Reviewed 5 July 2016

i am so happy to see muslims and christian in the manger square not like other countries fighting.bethlehem is great place to be when this is happing

Thank jordansteven605
Reviewed 31 May 2016

The Mosque of Omar has a gracious presence on Manager Square with is beautiful exterior flanked by two palm trees. Inside its prayer rooms are on the second floors and are small spaces considering such a significant Muslim population in Bethlehem. There is a women's...More

Thank Jamelie H
Reviewed 15 December 2015

The hours are posted out front if you want to visit the inside. Take your shoes off and place in the bins to the right after entering. If a female make sure to bring a scarf to cover your head. The land the Mosque is...More

2  Thank Ann C
Reviewed 25 October 2015

We ran out of time to check out the mosque. But it looks lovely from the outside.. I heard the call for prayer just after being done with my tour of the Church of Nativity. Peacefully co-existing with the church among it's people.. Clearly, religion...More

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