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Grande Mosquée

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With its perforated cupola, the Great Mosque is a historically significant UNESCO World Heritage Site. Dating from the 12th century, the mosque, founded by Sultan Abd el-Moumen, is possibly the oldest Almohad structure in existence and believed to predate the mosque at Tin Mal. Of architectural importance is the mosque's inscribed 3-ton chandelier and intricately designed windows and doorways.

Updated: 05-12-2011

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