eleven things to Keep in Mind When Visiting the SHEIKH ZAYED MOSQUE

Best time to visit

The best time to visit Sheikh Zayed Mosque is when they open at 9 am or later in the evening during sunset. Morning or evening visits help you avoid the heat.

Duration required

Most visitors take 90 minutes to two hours to explore Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. Guided tours of the Mosque last 60 minutes, after which you can explore for another 30 to 60 minutes.

At night

Sheikh Zayed Mosque at night is a stunning beauty illuminated by night lights. The Mosque is enveloped in cold white light on a full moon and is washed with a blue light on no-moon evenings.

Audio guide

The audio guide explains the mosque’s external and internal architecture and additional features of interest, such as Calligraphy styles, Emirati national dress, etc.

Bring a camera

Plan your visit at sunset or just before sunset, as it is the best time to take photographs of Sheikh Zayed Mosque. The Mosque looks fantastic as the sun shines off the building during the golden hour.

Mosque tickets

The Sheikh Zayed Mosque, often known as the white beauty of the Gulf, is free for all visitors. Both tourists and locals don’t need to buy any tickets to enter.

City tour from dubai

This is a Sightseeing Tour for small groups, including transportation, Sheikh Zayed Mosque, The Corniche, Emirates Palace, Etihad Towers, and Marina Mall.

Guided Tour

In this guided tour, the guide takes you through the Zayed Grand Mosque and drives by some of the World’s most ultra-modern skyscrapers and luxurious hotels.

Louvre Museum

This tour starts from Dubai in an air-conditioned vehicle, and you get to see two of the country’s crowning attractions – the Louvre Museum & the Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi.