We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jakawali Hassan (Jakovali Hassan) Mosque and Museum

Rakoczi ut 2, Pecs 7623, Hungary
+36 72 313 853
Review Highlights
Beautiful little mosque

Beautiful old mosque with lovely aura - inside and garden. Very nice and attentive staff. I will... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
Nata I
Good visit, but . . .

I don't think the adaptation from mosque to Christian church has worked very well. The building... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2017
Helsinki, Finland
Read all 32 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Dating from the 1500s, this mosque is still an active center of Islamic faith.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“minaret” (4 reviews)
“gazi” (2 reviews)
“prayer” (2 reviews)
Rakoczi ut 2, Pecs 7623, Hungary
+36 72 313 853

Similar Things to Do in Pecs

Write a Review
Reviews (32)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 8 June 2017

Beautiful old mosque with lovely aura - inside and garden. Very nice and attentive staff. I will definitely visit this place again whenever i'm in Pecs

Thank Nata I
Reviewed 3 June 2017

I don't think the adaptation from mosque to Christian church has worked very well. The building itself is beautiful but the Christian addition seems out of place - visually. There is, however a lot of history, especially in the crypt. Do visit and make up...More

Thank Lamppu
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Jakovali Hasan Pasha Mosque was built in the second half of the 16th century. Today it is the only mosque in Hungary that has been preserved in its entirety with a minaret and is still used for prayers. Otherwise pictures that someone placed next to...More

3  Thank Zlatan75Mitic
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Remembering the days of the Otoman rule, mosque stands in the center of the city on the beautifull square

1  Thank Jasmina J
Reviewed 19 January 2016

This is a smal mosque approximatelly 10 minutes walk from the main square of the city. Go in to visit it is very interesting sights and go up also to the minaret.

1  Thank Torinobaba89
Reviewed 5 January 2016

The djami stands in the middle of the main square of Pécs. It is a very well designed, attractive building, and lends the square as well as the city a unique, multicultural and historical character. It is in good condition, and if you travel to...More

Thank Istvan Z
Reviewed 19 October 2015

The Jakawali Hassan Mosque is the only Turkish religious building in Hungary, which has survived almost intact. It has got a minaret also. It is a functionning religous building.

Thank BerylBudapest
Reviewed 2 October 2015

When you arrive in Pec by bus it's just a short walk to the Mosque, the restaurants, and museums all around it. There are several hotels within walking distance of the Mosque also. There is a great amount of history here, as well as being...More

Thank Frank S
Reviewed 17 June 2015

a nice Islam center with explanation about the Islam the mosque is sober and nice, open to everybody

Thank pachaMelsele
Reviewed 9 June 2015

A small mosque with a short minaret hidden on the outskirts of the Old Town functioning as a museum most of the time, but on Fridays you can also meet the Muslim community of the city there. Besides it has all what a real mosque...More

Thank Boti21
Nearby Restaurants
Jokai cukraszda
96 reviews
.48 km away
Bloff Bisztro
122 reviews
.51 km away
Balkan Bistro
146 reviews
.28 km away
All' Elefante Ristorante & Pizzeria
200 reviews
.49 km away
Nearby Attractions
Pecs Cathedral
234 reviews
.46 km away
Szechenyi Ter
148 reviews
.61 km away
Zsolnay Museum
119 reviews
.55 km away
Early Christian Mausoleum
108 reviews
.35 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Jakawali Hassan (Jakovali Hassan) Mosque and Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines