"A Cathedral Then A Mosque" Tangier Things to Do Tip by keeweechic

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In 1471 when the Portuguese occupied Tangier, the mosque was converted into a cathedral. It was until the 17th century when English forces withdrew from the country that Moulay Ismail rebuilt a mosque on the site. Unfortunate non-muslims cannot enter.

Address: Great Mosque, Rue Jma el-Kbir

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  • Written Mar 27, 2009
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