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Nariman Narimanov St., Shamakhi, Azerbaijan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stunningly beautiful, relatively 'modern' mosque. Though it s origins are medieval, most of what you see is from the late nineteenth, early twentieth centuries. The overall result is oplent but respectful of tradition.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 19 September 2019

This historical masterpiece is a must to visit in Azerbaijan. The building has very long and sad history

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 28 August 2019

Dating from the 8th century, this mosque has been reconstructed several times throughout the centuries. It is a big complex and there is a lot to see. Women need to cover their heads, men need to be modestly dressed (no shorts).

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 19 August 2019

Juma Mosque looks very clean and new, sterile one might think at first glance. There is a big parking lot. From there one gets into a vast courtyard with a rosary and fountain. As it is designed like a terrace you can explore the different...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 July 2019

Built in 8th Century, it is the oldest mosque in Azerbaijan, not far from Sheki. Even some part damaged long time ago, it is still very big with nice view. The meaning of "JUMA" is the Friday

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank whitej_11
Reviewed 8 June 2019

This is a very good mosque. apparently the original was only the second to be built in the whole Caucasus area, however it has succumbed to earthquakes and battle damages throughout the ages. It has been rebuilt on many occasions. Once inside you can feel...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 23 May 2019

If you're headed to Sheki, I would recommend a stop in the town of Shamakhi (or Samaxi in local letters). This is one of the largest mosque in Azerbaijan and one of the oldest as well. The mosque offers a beautiful terrace, intricate designs on...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 21 May 2019 via mobile

It was a lovely construction.When we enyered it was snowing lightly .The exterior had big couryuards and some deep ponds on the front side.The mosque was fullu carpeted and had lovely ceilings and mosaic.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 8 April 2019

A beautiful mosque to stop by on you way to or from Gebele. Very well maintained and organized. Leave 30 minutes for the visit.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank walidm158
Reviewed 12 March 2019

We passed by Shamakhi Juma mosque on a short trip to witness the largest mosque in Azerbaijan and one of the oldest. According to the tour guide, he said that the mosque went through series of damages due to earthquakes and now it's under renovation...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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