Kampung Hulu Mosque

Kampung Hulu Mosque

mosque in Malacca, Malaysia

Jalan Hang Lekiu

Details

Address: Jalan Hang Lekiu
Train: Monorail Station B

 

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Kampung Hulu Mosque is a mosque in Malacca, Malaysia. It is the oldest mosque in Malacca.
The mosque is situated north of Jalan Tukang Emas, also known as "Harmony Street" because of its proximity to the Sri Payyatha Viyanagar Moorthi Temple and Cheng Hoon Teng Temple.

History

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

Architecture

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

Sources

Wikipedia, Wikivoyage, OpenStreetMap

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