Address: No. 375, Yuanshen Road, Pudong New District, Shanghai, China
Opening Hours: All day
Shanghai Pudong Mosque
Located in Yuansheng Road, Pudong District, Shanghai, Pudong Mosque is one of the major mosques in Shanghai. Pudong Mosque was first built in 1935 and later rebuilt in 1984.
Presently covering a large area of 1,650 square meters, Pudong Mosque was constructed into a 3-storey building in Arabic styles. It is featured with architectural characteristics of elegant, splendid and bright. The mosque was designed into geometrical shapes which are of religious features. Inside the mosque, there is a round dome with the diameter of 9 meters and the height of 25 meters standing with a crescent symbol on its top.
This Pudong Mosque is faced to the north. The mosque mainly boasts a huge courtyard and prayer hall. The spacious courtyard inside the mosque is considered as the axis of the whole mosque. The prayer hall is situated in the west of the courtyard which can hold 500 people to do prayer. In the south of the prayer hall stand the imam room, the water house and the office. The minaret built inside the mosque is quite magnificent with a height of 36 meters.
There are numerous Muslims coming to the mosque every year and it is one of the important mosques for Muslims to do prayer in Shanghai.