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Baitul Futuh Mosque

London Road, Morden Surrey, SM4 5PT (to north of Morden South Station)

Morden MosqueNew purpose-built mosque and the largest in Europe, with 15m diameter dome and minarets 36m and 23m high, and accommodating 1,600 worshippers in each of its two prayer halls.

The building is a blend of Islamic and modern British architecture and incorporates much of the structure of an old dairy site.

The building is a focal point for the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. This is an international religious organisation with branches in over 176 countries and a membership of over 200,000,000 people worldwide.

The foundation stone was laid by the spiritual leader, Hazrat Khalifa tul Masih IV in 1999 and the building was inaugurated by Hadrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad, the Supreme Head of the Ahmadiyya community.

Facilities include halls, library, creche, studios.

Voted one of top 50 buildings in the world by Spectator magazine.

Public transport

  • Nearest Tube: Morden (Northern Line)
  • Nearest Train: Morden South (First Capital Connect)
  • Nearest Tramlink: Morden Road or Phipps Bridge (via Morden Hall Park)
  • Bus Routes: 80, 93, 154

Help with planning your journey can be found at Transport for London's Journey Planner or National Rail Enquiries

Map

Map of the Baitul Futuh Mosque (Streetmap website)

Facilities available

  • Bookshop
  • Disabled Access
  • Refreshments
  • Toilets

See also

Contact us

Urban Design and Conservation
Merton Civic Centre
London Road
Morden SM4 5DX

Telephone: 020 8545 3837
Fax: 020 8545 3326
Email: urban.design@merton.gov.uk

This page was last updated on Friday 10 February 2012