Masjid Kapitan Keling

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Masjid Kapitan Keling information

Location
George Town , Malaysia
Address
cnr Lebuh Buckingham & Jln Masjid Kapitan Keling
Opening hours
7am-7pm
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Penang’s first Indian Muslim settlers (East India Company troops) built Masjid Kapitan Keling in 1801. The mosque’s domes are yellow, in a typically Indian-influenced Islamic style, and it has a single minaret. It looks sublime at sunset. Mosque officials can grant permission to enter.