Heritage

The Shah Jahan Mosque, built in 1889 by Dr Gottleib Wilhelm Leitner, was the first purpose built Mosque to be built in the UK and Northern Europe. The Mosque is situated on Oriental Road in Woking, about three quarters of a mile from the railway station and town centre.

Today the Mosque has the honour of being the only Grade 1 listed Mosque in Great Britain, it is also a registered charity. The Mosque has recently undergon a full renovation/decoration project to restore it back to its full glory and is open to visitors all year round.

History of the Mosque - Part 1

History of the Mosque - Part 2

History of the Mosque - Part 3