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Emperor Shah Jahan, who also built the Taj Mahal, commissioned this mosque in 1644. It remains the largest mosque in India.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
6 km North of Connaught Pl. | across from Lal Qila, New Delhi, India
+91 11 2336 5358
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Reviewed today via mobile

While in Old Delhi we went into the Jama Masjid mosque. Entry via the Old Delhi side was up several flights of steps so bear this in mind if you plan to visit and have mobility problems. Additionally, you will of course need to remove...More

Thank AndyHaitch
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Jama Masjid, is considered to be one of the largest Mosques in India. The Mosque is a very commanding site from the street, with its many steps to reach the entrance. You need to remove your shoes to enter,be careful where you leave them, as...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 5 days ago

The great mosque of Old Delhi is both the largest in India and final architectural extravagance of Shah Jahan. Begum in 1644, the mosque was not complete until 1658. It has three gateways, four angles towers and two minarets standing 40 m high and constructed...More

1  Thank siyahaalhind
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best , pious n peaceful place i have ever visited and whenever i visited here i feel so blessed n relaxed as i m a muslim girl i know how important dis place is for me . it is built with the...More

Thank 0poo
Reviewed 1 week ago

This mosque is steeped in history. Built by Shah Jahan, who also built the Taj Mahal, this red sandstone structure is often referred to as Jama Masjid or the Friday Mosque. Before going, be aware of a few important items: There are three entrances, all...More

1  Thank June P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jama masjid is one of the mosque located at Old Delhi. To visit the nearest metro is Jama Masjid at Violet line. You can also climb on the southern Minar with a nominal entrance fee and have a overlook view of old Delhi from top...More

1  Thank Princerajan12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a nice place to visit but nothing amazing in my humble opinion. There are people that will cover you up as you come in which I think is silly personally but they expect a tip afterwards so it probably explains the reason behind...More

Thank rajdsingh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of old mosque of Delhi. It is situated in old Delhi. And one mat my visit the mosque. There are lots of staircase which you can climb to reach mosque. It is big as well.

Thank rashu23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Busy mosque near old Delhi town area. Disappointing and not really worth the visit or admission price.

Thank David M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the richness of culture offered by the Jama Masjid. We did not like the bossy tour guide telling us do this and do that without explanation. The experience, however, was positive and well worth the effort.

Thank Paula S
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Response from kris_paula_vb | Reviewed this property |
From early in the morning, dintise, the mossue will be open.
25 April 2016|
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Response from 263dob | Reviewed this property |
There is no entry fee for the Mosque,but it will cost RS100 to leave your footwear.If you want to go to the top of the minaret it is also RS 100,money well spent in my opinion the view is unique. I assume there is an... More