The Urumqi Tartar mosque is a luxuriously furbished mosque in Urumqi located on Jiefang Road. The mosque covers a total area of 3000 square meters,the main prayer hall cover an area of 800 square meters with ornate decoration.There are 4 prayer halls covered with carpet which can hold thousands of muslims to pray.The top of the mosque has Tatar architecture style.
The famous architectures in the mosque include 8 towers,Dajinwa hall,Xiaojinwa hall, Flower hall,Dajing hall,Jiujian hall and other facilities.The mosque has the Asia-style architecture style.There are wide cloister in front and at the both sides of the prayer hall.The unique Wangyue house is built on the top of the main prayer hall.
Tartar mosque also has a lecture hall, imam housing, meeting rooms and so on.The mosque is the place of local Uygur, Kazakh, Tatar, Uzbek and other ethnic holding their religious activities.There are also many foreign Muslims come to visit. The mosque is open to femal visitors unlike other mosques. However, permission must have been obtained prior to visiting the mosque.
|Address:||South Jiefang Road, Urumqi|