Kampung Hulu Mosque

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Coordinates: 2°11′57.3″N 102°14′51.4″E / 2.199250°N 102.247611°E / 2.199250; 102.247611

Kampong Hulu Mosque
Masjid Kampung Hulu
Kampung Hulu Mosque.JPG
Religion
AffiliationSunni Islam
Location
LocationMalacca City, Malacca, Malaysia
Architecture
Architectural typeMosque
Completed1728
Kampung Hulu Mosque prayer hall

Kampung Hulu Mosque (Malay: Masjid Kampung Hulu) is a mosque in Malacca City, Malacca, Malaysia. It is the oldest mosque in Malacca and among the oldest in the country.[1]

The mosque is situated in Kampong Hulu.

History[edit]

The mosque was originally built around the year 1720-1728. It underwent renovation in 1892.

Architecture[edit]

The architectural design of the mosque is a cross between Sumatran, Chinese, Hindu, and the Malacca Malay. The minaret, ablution pool and entrance arch were built at the same time with the main building. The minaret resembles a pagoda.

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