Great Mosque of Kano

Muritala Muhammed Road

Great Mosque of Kano Description

History of Great Mosque of Kano

Great Mosque of Kano was built in the 15th Century. It is notable as as one of the oldest mosques in the country, having existed for close to 500 years

Built by Muhammad Rumfa in the 15th Century.

This ancient edifice lies in the second most populous city in Nigeria. It is an architectural masterpiece that regularly draws thousands of tourists and Islamic scholars a year.

Security/Safety of Great Mosque of Kano

This is a very safe location.

What To Bring

Before heading to Great Mosque of Kano, here are some helpful things to take along with you:

  • A camera
  • A hat and sunscreen
  • Things to do while at Great Mosque of Kano

    Before heading to Great Mosque of Kano, here are some helpful things to take along with you:

  • Pray at the Mosque
  • Best Features

    This place is an ideal destination for Islamic faithfuls who would like to take part in the ancient history of Islam in the country

    Most common visitors

    Islamic faithfuls, Scholars, Historians

    Worship

    Sightseeing

    Explore art

    Dance

    Address

    Muritala Muhammed Road

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