St. Petersburg Sights

Mosque (Mechet)

  • 7 Kronversky pr. Map It
  • Petrograd Side
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 01/04/2016

Fodor's Review

Built between 1910 and 1914, the city's center of Muslim worship is designed after the Gur Emir in Samarkand (in modern-day Uzbekistan), where Tamerlane, the 14th-century conqueror, is buried. The huge dome is flanked by two soaring minarets and covered with sky-blue ceramics, and the inside columns, which support the arches under the dome, are faced with green marble.

Sight Information

Address:

7 Kronversky pr., St. Petersburg, St.-Petersburg, 197046, Russia

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Phone:

812-233–9819

Sight Details:

  • Services daily at 2:20

Published 01/04/2016

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