Tomb of Muhammad Ahmad (Madhi), Omdurman

#5 of 6 in Historic Sites in Khartoum State
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
The city's most significant landmark, Tomb of Muhammad Ahmad (Madhi) serves as the resting place of a self-proclaimed messianic redeemer of the Islamic faith. Featured in many works of popular culture, Muhammad was portrayed by Laurence Olivier in the movie "Khartoum." For travelers who use our international travel planner, Omdurman holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Tomb of Muhammad Ahmad (Madhi) and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • I was in Khartoum and Omdurman over the past week. I did go into the Al Khalifa House. It took a bit of persistence. There is a sign that says that it is closed for maintenance. But, the guard.....  more »
  • Nice site to visit. Well maintained temple with locals worshipping outside. Locals played instruments and sang. No signage so difficult to know the significance of the site. Other TA reviewers have.....  more »

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