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Top 10 Dubai by Sarah Monaghan, Lara Dunston

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Jumeirah Mosque

Dubai’s culture is rooted in Islam, a fact that touches all aspects of everyday life. Virtually every neighbourhood has its own mosque, but the jewel in the crown is undoubtedly Jumeirah Mosque. This fine example of modern Islamic architecture was built in 1998. It is a dramatic sight set against blue skies and is especially breathtaking at night, when it is lit up and its artistry is thrown into relief. Built of smooth white stone, the mosque, with its elaborately decorated twin minarets and majestic dome, is a city landmark and an important place of worship.

Jumeirah Road, Jumeirah • 04 353 6666 • Mosque tours: Sat–Thu, 9:45am, ...

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