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Places of worship . 02 May 2017 .

Ilorin Central Mosque

Surulere Road
Ilorin Central Mosque was established in 1981, Built by in 1981.
This grand place of worship is situated in the busy city of Ilorin, which has a considerable Muslim population. The 20,000-capacity sprawling edifice was sponsored by both private individuals and the state government

Time Rebuilt

2007

Reason For Loving Place

It is the second biggest mosque in Nigeria, after the Abuja National Mosque, with a capacity of 20,000.

Type Of People Who Visit

Islamic faithfuls, Scholars, Tourists, Arhcitects

Nice Things About Place

It has a total of 99 domes of different diameters, 75 feet above the floor. The large dome is of a gold finish while the four big domes around is coated in green and reflective illumination. The mosque form is enveloped within a pyramid shape of square base and 45 inclinations for the faces. It has four accessible minarets each standing at the height of 150 feet.

Reason To Recommend Place

The mosque has several golden domes, which accentuates the majesty of this imposing place of worship.

Historical Incidence

["It has six gates, all named after prominent Muslims in the state","The builders of the mosque were from Saudi Arabia, The UAE, and Nigeria"]

Ways Of Travel

Car, Public transport

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