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Sixty Domes Mosque was built in 1454 and is the largest brick mosque of Bangladesh.
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Bagerhat, Bangladesh
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This mosque, roughly 600 years old, has relatively simple, symmetric external architecture. The interior is plain and somewhat ill-lit. There are some impressive ancient trees in front of the mosque and a large fresh water pond with lovely water lilies behind the mosque. The cost...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1 of only 2 UNESCO world heritage sites in Bangladesh. To get here I got a local bus for 60 taka, hopefully your one doesn't break down around 3km away from the ruins... There is a bunch of different ruins in the area but this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cooker3000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The name is a misnomer. There are actually 77 domes, including 7 chau-chala Bengali domes in the center. The ‘60’ comes from the number of interior columns. The words for column and dome were similar, hence the confusion. Let’s say something got lost in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Terry M
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Located beside the Bagerhat-Khulna Highway, around 5 km from Bagerhat town. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is the largest mosque from the Sultanate period. Though it is named as shait-gumbad or sixty domes mosque it has actually 81 domes based on stone pillars. Somehow...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

It was a good experience with colleagues very good place to watch and extremely beautiful. will go their again

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Khandakar M
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Quaint old building and it is good that it is preserved and maintained. Very interesting to visit and set in lovely grounds

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Davancar
Reviewed 13 October 2017

If you are travelling to Bagerhat area or just passing through on your way to the Sundarbans this is a must see area. The Shait-Gumbad Mosque is one of the oldest in the area, but not the only one. This mosque is definitely worth seeing...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Mike d
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Shait-Gumbad Mosque is a place of historical interest. Its a reflection of art and architectural establishment of past era.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank mutasinuzzamana
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Mind refreshing place, when you enter in the mosque u can feel the vibe of coolness. too good environment. and so many places to visit which was built at the same era.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Kazi T
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Shait Gumbag masjid one the the oldest historic masque better place as a sightseeing tours. 🌹🌸🌻🌺🌷🌼

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Momota47
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