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Et`hem Bey Mosque

Sheshi Skenderbej, Tirana, Albania
(+355-4) 22 37 01
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Sheshi Skenderbej, Tirana, Albania
(+355-4) 22 37 01
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Et'hem Bey Mosque in Tirana is one of the unavoidable objects to visit in Tirana. The mosque is built in 1793, and it was one of the needed elements (including the old bazaar, the butchery, etc.) which formed Tirana as a city, during Ottoman regime....More

Thank krstcng
Reviewed 6 days ago

This mosque, built by Ottoman Turks in the 1790s, contains lovely frescoes that look uniquely Albanian. Many of its panels consist of feathery representations of items like minaret tops, purses or pouches. Others depict buildings, some looking like small cities; some like resorts with blowing...More

Thank culturevulture94
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not been into many mosques before as a bit unsure of the welcome we would get being non-muslim. But no need to worry the mosque and men supervising were friendly and welcoming in what is a multi faith country. Very much enjoyed it. Fabulous fresco's...More

Thank scandalovers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice Exterior Artwork on the building, otherwise a Mecca for believers inside and beggars outside. - Looks like a peaceful place

Thank Cineasta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small pretty mosque with lovely art on the outside and in. It is beautifully lit up at night and is nice to photograph.

Thank eat247
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing visit inside the mosque and to think it was preserved from destruction of the communist era makes it even more desirable to visit.

Thank T G
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Please ensure you are properly dressed to enter the mosque (headscarf not necessary, but bare shoulders need to be covered and no short shorts!). Shoes are removed at the door and so it is helpful if you are wearing easy to remove shoes. There are...More

Thank dragongeorge
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

One of the historical places in Tiran. Opening in 9 a.m.. Built in 1793 by Ottomans. Closed during the comunist rule, re-opened in 1990s.

Thank kaan i
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

As I travel around the world the remains of the Ottoman Empire is everywhere. The Islamic community and Mosques are everywhere.

Thank G L
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

The mosque is located at the biggest tirana's square and it has great historical importance thanks to the still life frescoes which is extremely rare in the Islamic arts. Make sure to take ur shoes off at the entrance.

Thank Antonio J
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