Sultan Ahmad Shah Mosque

Sultan Ahmad Shah State Mosque

Sultan Ahmad Shah State Mosque is located in the heart of Kuantan City nearby the Kuantan Municipal Council Field. It is named after the name of the first Pahang ruler, Sultan Ahmad Al-Mu’adzam Shah.

This magnificent mosque is designed with  the characteristic of Ottoman architecture that makes it a very beautiful and attractive mosque. It is also decorated with beautiful carving art around the walls and special marble that shines beautifully when exposed to sunlight. It also has the 180-foot mosque tower.

This mosque is the largest mosque in Pahang and can accommodate about 10,000 people at one time, making it the largest mosque in Pahang.

Image by :Mohd Fazlin Mohd Effendy Ooi

Operating Hours

Daily : 8.00 a.m – 6.00 p.m



There is no entrance fee.


Jalan Mahkota, Kompleks Pentadbiran Kerajaan Negeri Pahang, 25000 Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia.

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Hear From Others

This was my first time inside a mosque even though I’ve seem many grand mosques in other parts of Malaysia and Indonesia. It’s a privilege to have such glimpse. 


You will find this mosque very calming, cool atmosphere and has good sound quality. Happy travel.

Wan Hassan

Featuring ornate spires and regal domes, this is a truly beautiful building, which is beguiling both on the inside and out.


Nearby Attractions

Sungai Pandan Waterfall

Sungai Pandan Waterfall is the largest multi tiered waterfall with a breathtaking view in Malaysia. It is located in Sungai Pandan, Kuantan.. It is located in Sungai Pandan, Kuantan.

Pelangi Falls

Pelangi Falls

Image Source : Zharm Muhamad

Pelangi Falls is located near Sungai Lembing. The waterfall earn its name due to a unique phenomena where a rainbow or sometimes double rainbows can be seen at the falls almost on daily basis.

Sungai Lembing Museum

The Sungai Lembing Museum was built as a repository to treasures related to the tin ore mining industry in Pahang. It is located at one of the world’s oldest and largest tin ore mining site.

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