al-Omari Grand Mosque

The Al-Omari Grand Mosque was the old Crusader Church of Saint John. Built in the 12th century, it was transformed into the city’s Grand Mosque by the Mamluks in 1291. Damaged during the Civil War, the mosque’s refurbishment was completed in 2004.

Date Landscape Notes Reference
c. 1291 CE
Latest Update: Ocotber 26, 2016