Hassan Tower

Hassan Tower or Tour Hassan is the minaret of an incomplete mosque in , . Commissioned by Abu Yusuf Yaqub al-Mansur, the third Caliph of the Almohad Caliphate in 1195, the tower was intended to be the largest minaret in the world along with the mosque, also intended to be the world's largest.

Landmarks in the Area

The Mausoleum of Mohammed V is a mausoleum located on the opposite side of the , on the Yacoub al-Mansour esplanade in , . is situated 200 meters southeast of Hassan Tower. Photo: Jlascar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

St. Peter's Cathedral is a Roman Catholic church located at Golan Square in downtown , . is situated 1 km southwest of Hassan Tower. Photo: Nawalbennani, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Museum of History and Civilizations is an archaeological museum in , . is situated 1½ km southwest of Hassan Tower. Photo: Иерей Максим Массалитин, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The Great Mosque of Salé is a mosque in , Morocco. is situated 2 km north of Hassan Tower. Photo: Ismael zniber, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

The Kasbah of the Udayas is a kasbah in , . is situated 1½ km northwest of Hassan Tower. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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