Et'hem Bej Mosque
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Right next to the Clock Tower, stands Et’hemBey Mosque, another iconic monument of the city. It is the only surviving mosque from the eight built-in Tiranë during the 18th-19th centuries. Its foundations were constructed by MollaBey in the 18th century while the shrine was completed by his son,…
To one side of Sheshi Skënderbej, the 1789–1823 Et'hem Bey Mosque was spared destruction during the atheism campaign of the late 1960s because of its status as a cultural monument. Small and elegant, it's one of the oldest buildings left in the city.
Oldest mosque in Tirana with accentuated architectural values - is one of the landmarks of Tirana
Construction was started in 1789 by Molla Bey and it was finished in 1823 by his son Haxhi Ethem Bey, great-grandson of Sulejman Pasha.