List of mosques in Egypt

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This is a list of mosques in Egypt. According to Egyptian officials in 2016 there are 114.000 mosques in Egypt of which 83,000 are affiliated with the Ministry of Endowments.[1]

Name Images City Year Remarks
Abu al-Abbas al-Mursi Mosque Abu el-Abbas el-Mursi Mosque in Alexandria.jpg Alexandria  ?
Al-Qa'ed Ibrahim Mosque (ar) Al Qa'ed Ibrahim Mosque.jpg Alexandria  ?
Hatem Mosque (ar) Hatem Mosque1 (1).jpg Alexandria  ?
Al-Tabia Mosque Egypt.Aswan.Mosque.02.jpg Aswan  ?
Mosque of Muhammad Ali Mohammed-ali-basha-mosque.jpg Cairo 1848 Most visible site in the city
Al-Azhar Mosque Al Azhar1.jpg Cairo 969 National mosque
Blue Mosque Blue-mosque-bradybd.JPG Cairo 1347
Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Hassan Kairo Sultan Hassan Moschee BW 1.jpg Cairo 1356
Al-Hussein Mosque Kairo Al Hussein Mosque BW 1.jpg Cairo 1154
Mosque of Ibn Tulun Kairo Ibn Tulun Moschee BW 4.jpg Cairo 876-879
Mosque of Amr ibn al-As Mosque of Amr Entrance.jpg Fustat 642 Oldest mosque in Africa
Abu Haggag Mosque Egypt.LuxorTemple.04.jpg Luxor  ?
Sidi Arif Mosque SohagArifSouthSide.jpg Sohag  ?
Hamza Mosque Masjid Hamza Suez.jpg Suez  ?

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  1. ^ "Egypt installs prepaid electric meters for mosques". 2016-09-04. Retrieved 2016-09-06.