Makam Siti Zaenab

Siti Zainab atau Dewi Wardah, merupakan salah satu tokoh penyebar agama Islam mula-mula yang ada di Gresik. Selain itu, Siti Zainab merupakan istri kedua dari Sunan Giri. Saat menyebarkan agama Islam, beliau memusatkan daerah penyebarannya hanya di desa Sudi Monggo, yang kemudian terkenal dengan desa Diponggo.

Makam Siti Zainab ini banyak dikunjungi sebagai wisata religi yang terletak di desa Diponggo, kecamatan Tambak Bawean. Di desa ini Waliyah (Wali Wanita) Siti Zainab membangun sebuah masjid untuk berdakwah pada waktu itu.

Waliyah Siti Zainab meninggal dan dimakamkan di belakang masjid yang beliau dirikan. Selain meninggalkan bangunan masjid Waliyah Siti Zainab juga meninggalkan benda-benda bersejarah lain miliknya, seperti kendi, tombak, cawan besar dari besi, piring keramik, entong, batok kelapa besar, dan beberapa lagi lainnya. Peninggalan-peninggalan sejarah tersebut masih tersimpan rapi di sebuah ruangan belakang makam.

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