Jama Masjid is undoubtedly the biggest mosque in India. It is located in one of the oldest parts of Delhi. You can find mesmerizing Mughal structures here which makes it one of the best tourist spots in Delhi.

Jama Masjid remains open on all days of the week. The Jama Masjid timing is from 7:00 am to 6:30 pm. You can visit the mosque from 7 am to 12 pm and then again from 1.30 pm till 6.30 pm. The mosque remains closed for tourists during the prayer hours.


  •   Monday To Saturday
  •       7:00am – 6:30am
  •   Sunday
  •       7:00am – 6:30am

Quick Facts

  • The architecture of the Jama Masjid has been hugely inspired by Hindu and Jain methods of architecture.
  • The mosque was built with a whopping expense of 1 million rupees.
  • Over 25,000 people can pray at a time here.

How To Reach ?

  • By Air:Jamma Masjid is connected by Delhi Metro from various parts of Delhi and its surroundings. The nearest Metro Station from Jama Masjid is Chawri Bazaar.
  • By Rail:There is a huge bus network of DTC buses in Delhi connecting various parts of Delhi with the Jama Masjid route.
  • By Road:Jama Masjid is at about 4 kms from New Delhi Railway Station and at a walking distance from Old Delhi Railway station.