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Jame'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque

Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Highway | or Jalan Jame Asr, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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This ornately decorated mosque, built in 1994, is surrounded by landscaped gardens and fountains. This mosque is a fine example of Islamic architecture carried out with a devotion to details. Opening hours : Sun to Wed Time : 8am- 12noon , 2pm-3pm and 5pm-6pm Open on Saturdays if there is no official function the following day. Closed Thurs- Fri Shoes are to be removed before entering Admission Free
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Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Highway | or Jalan Jame Asr, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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"beautiful mosque"
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"prayer hall"
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"black robe"
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"amazing architecture"
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"non muslims"
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"no photos allowed inside"
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"visiting hours"
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"impressive building"
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"prayer times"
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"certain times"
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"main entrance"
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"take pictures"
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"night market"
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"current sultan"
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"worth a visit"
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"golden dome"
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"brunei darussalam"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

You may see the inside worship area, provided you don their traditional black long coat for the ladies,footwear prohibited in the entire inside area.

Thank pinoyfamily
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Mosque basically belongs to Sultan, but open for public, and though every Thursday and Friday the mosque closed to the foreigners, but for the other day, the mosque is open and can be visited, including going inside the mosque. The mosque located at the...More

Thank Sumomo C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This mosque is an incredible structure and a must-see if you have time to visit. It's quite imposing and a statement about how important Islam is in this small country.

Thank GetGav
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This mosque is in beautifully landscaped surroundings. It's peaceful and certainly worth a visit but avoid prayer times.

Thank SAZ2020
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This mosque is an architectural wonder that is exquisitely planned and executed in marvellous detail. It is a massive structure with a number of wings. While non-Muslims are not allowed inside the main prayer hall, the areas surrounding the hall are incredibly beautiful, inspiring awe...More

Thank Lesly D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outside of the main city, this mosque is definitely worth a visit if you have the time. It can easily be reached on the 01C bus from the bus terminal in BSB and if you can time your visit to go when it is open,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are very limited hours for inside access, which didn’t work with our plans. However, was worth the stop just to walk around the exterior.

Thank Darren L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As women you are asked to wear a black rope provided at the "entrance" (you have to write down your name at a desk) and then you are able to enter one praying room. It is really impressive to see how the mosque looks from...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

One of many beautiful mosque in Brunei that should be visited. The magnificent view are during night time and even on the day time also very nice.

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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

See the Foto with the opening times, it is completely closed for tourists on Friday. But it’s still interesting to walk around outside (even by night).

Thank Ralph W
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CarmellaValdez
18 February 2018|
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Response from Enzo M | Reviewed this property |
of course you can visit,solo, but dress correctly and not during prayer. you can take a public bus from bus station downtown, stop in front of mosque.
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Jim S
8 April 2017|
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Response from Kyle H | Reviewed this property |
If you come in the above mentioned clothes, you can borrow clothing at the mosque to ensure you are appropriately covered.
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