Wazir Khan Masjid

Fort Road, Lahore

Wazir Khan Masjid

Wazir Khan Masjid (Mosque) Lahore is very famous for its beautiful design, located in old city outside the Walls of the Lahore Fort, Punjab, Pakistan. It was completed in 1641 by Hakim Ali-ud-din also known as Wazir Khan.

Masjid Wazir Khan (Mosque of Wazir Khan) has unique style decorated with glazed tile mosaics with four octagonal minarets that are standing in corners of the main courtyard and the walls are decorated with floral patterns, masterful calligraphy verses from the Koran and Persian poetry. Each of its five compartments has a dome and an entrance to the main octagonal courtyard. To the north and south of the courtyard galleries with double rows of arcade chambers are stretching out.

Many Visitors, believers come here for pray and do perform Namaz and Wazir Khan Mosque around many birds pigeons flying over which give a pleasant look.

Alias Names

Masjid Wazir Khan Lahore (Mosque of Wazir Khan) • مسجد وزیر خان

Established Completed in 1641

Masjid (Mosque)

Dedicated By Hakim Shaikh Ilm-ud-din Ansari
NearBy Landmark Delhi Gate
Location Fort Road, Lahore
City / Town Lahore
State Punjab
Country Pakistan

Wazir Khan Masjid, Shahi Guzargah, Fort Road, Lahore

Geo Coordinates 31.5831863 °N,    74.32362579999994 °E
Associated Aga Khan Trust for Culture and the Government of Punjab • UNESCO World Heritage Site

Travelor Instructions

Wazir Khan Masjid (Mosque) Visit Timings

Monday - Sunday    5:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Map Of Wazir Khan Masjid

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