Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
One of the best mosque in United Arab Emirates and highly considered as an important architectural landmarks is the very beautiful Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi. It was initiatively spearheade by the late president of the United Arab Emirates, His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, and also known as the father of the UAE.
Natural materials were chosen for much of its design and construction due to their long-lasting qualities, including marble, stone, gold, precious stones, crystals and ceramics, and highest enduring construction peripherals.The construction began on November 5, 1996 and the internal prayer halls were initially opened in December 2007. The maximum capacity is approximately 41,000 people. Researched by: Aurelio Dino Magkasi