Al Bidya Mosque

Al Bidya Mosque

Al Bidya Mosque is the oldest extant mosque in the United Arab Emirates. It is located in a small village in emirate Fujairah about 50 km north from region center. It is also known as Ottoman Mosque. The mosque is believed to be built in 1446 AD.

Site Information

Country: UAE

District: Emirate of Fujairah

Category: Mosques and Islamic Buildings

Site History: 15th Century AD

Oldest Culture: Islamic

Later Cultures: Islamic

Site Features: Islamic Monuments


UNESCO Tentative List

Official Name: Al Bidya Mosque

Date of Submission: 2012

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