Selehdar mosque was built on the Ottoman mosques style, it is one of the finest and rarest ancient mosques which makes it a significant attractions in the that rich in Islamic monuments, The mosque is located on Moez Ledin Allah Street in the direction to the Bab El Fotoh. The mosque was built in the reign of Prince Suleiman Agha Selehdar in the era of the great Muhammad Ali Pasha.

 

 

The Mosque consists of a rectangle divided into two squares, the west square campus includes the campus of the mosque, which is a bowl surrounded by arcades on all four sides covered by a small domes, this campus is covered by a wooden roof with a hole in the middle for ventilation and lighting and to protect the mosque from the rain if they fell. The eastern square contains a place of prayer covered with wooden roof decorated with multiple painting carvings.

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