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Nanguan Mosque


Nanguan Muslim Mosque lies in the southern suburb of Yinchuan. It was first built in 1915, expanded in 1953, and rebuilt in 1981.


Nanguan Muslim Mosque covers an area of over 2000 square meters with the main building is 22-meter high, which can house 1,000 worshipers. The main building marks for a group of green domes, one big and four small domes which are painted green and each has a sculpture of a crescent moon, and the ground floor of it consists of a bathroom, a small prayer hall, a prayer hall for women, an Arabic school, the imam's residence and the reception center. In front of the building, lies a fountain with 15 meters in diameter which is flanked by two 30-meter-high ceremonial pagodas. These traditional Arabian-style building complexes use their elegant and majestic welcome tourists from all over the world.




 
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