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Jami-Ul-Alfar Mosque

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Ranked No. 3 in Colombo Important Religious Institutions
Recommended sightseeing time: 1 hour
Address: Second Cross Street, Colombo 01100, Sri Lanka
Phone: +94-11-2451975

What travelers say:

On the other side of the road, the panoramic view of the mosque is easy to see. The novelty is not only in color, but also in the structure of the roof. It's roof is one small ball after another.

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The Jami-Ul-Alfar Mosque, also known as the Red Mosque, is located near the Beta Market. This is a historic mosque in Colombo. It is a building made of red and white bricks. It was built in 1908 and is one of the landmarks in Colombo. It is said that in the early 20th century, many sailors who went to Sri Lanka used it to identify whether it was the port of Colombo.
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