Nilian Mosque, Omdurman

#4 of 6 in Historic Sites in Khartoum State
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
The spherical silver dome of Nilian Mosque defines the site, which got its name from being built on the confluence of the two Niles. The design of interior and exterior look contemporary--it was built it in 1970s. It started as a graduation project of students at the university, and soon their project came to life and became an important religious venue. Note the mosque's interior, which does not require colmmns inside to support the roof. Make Nilian Mosque part of your personalized Omdurman itinerary using our Omdurman travel route website.
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  • Great Mosque near three Nil river. Very nice architecture and totally different than other in Sudan. Very nice to visit on sunset  more »
  • On your left as you enter the compound there is a sign "University of the Holy Quran and Islamique Science". Once you proceed by car or on foot towards a parking lot there is a small elevation with a....  more »
  • Amazing architecture and real feelings of happiness
  • Easy to find enroute to the Omdurman souq

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