Geneva Mosque

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Geneva Mosque
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Basic information
Location Geneva
  Switzerland
Geographic coordinates 46°13′25″N 6°7′19″E / 46.22361°N 6.12194°E / 46.22361; 6.12194
Affiliation Islam
Architectural description
Architectural type Mosque
Completed 1978
Specifications
Minaret(s) 1
Minaret height 22 m

The Geneva Mosque, also known as the Petit-Saconnex Mosque (French: Mosquée de Genève, Mosquée de Petit-Sacconex), was constructed in 1978 in the neighbourhood Le Petit-Saconnex in Geneva, Switzerland.

The mosque was inaugurated by the Saudi Arabian King Khalid ibn Abd al-Aziz and President of the Swiss Confederation Willi Ritschard, and is the largest mosque in Switzerland. The building has space for 1,500 worshippers. The Imam of the mosque is Yahya Basalamah.

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