Covers an area of more than 2,966 square meters (3,547 square yards), the main buildings in the mosque are the Light Tower, the Main Hall, the Wangyue Pavilion, the Stele Pavilion, the ambulatory, the water house, and the reception room, etc. The 35.75 meters high Light Tower is most prominent building in the mosque, which used to serve as a beacon for boats on the Zhujiang River. The current Main Hall rebuilt in 1935 is located at the rear part of the mosque. The carvings outside the Main Hall are of local features with dragon eye tree and phoenix eye tree on each side of it.
Even though Huaisheng Mosque still plays a leading role in Muslim life in Guanzhou nowadays, it maybe a bit hard to find for many cabs and people don't know about it. Huaisheng Mosque is located at No. 56, Guangta Road in Ximenkou, you had better write this address down and take it out when asking the way.
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