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Mosque of El-Morsi Abul Abbas Mosque of El-Morsi Abul Abbas
Photo by Raymon Kondos © 2009 Your Egypt

The mosque was built in the 18th century by Algerians over the tomb of AbuWhat does it mean? El-Abbas Al-Morsi, a 13th century Islamic leader. It was rebuilt and renovated in the first half of the 20th century. It is huge with a high minaretWhat does it mean? and 4 remarkable domes.

The mosque is the biggest and the principal one of Alexandria. It serves as a religious symbol of the city.

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