Mosque Juma (Cuma), Baku

Mosque Juma (Cuma), Baku (must see)

The Mosque Juma, or Friday Mosque, is a late 19th Century building erected by a local wealthy man. It sits on a site that is thought to have been the location of an ancient temple of fire worshippers. The current mosque stands out both for its cone-shaped dome and colorful ornamented tiles. The minaret which adjoins the mosque has been in place since 1437, and today represents an excellent example of traditional Azerbaijan architecture.

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Mosque Juma (Cuma) on Map

Sight Name: Mosque Juma (Cuma)
Sight Location: Baku, Azerbaijan (See walking tours in Baku)
Sight Type: Religious
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