During the National Day celebrations in Algiers on 1 of November, at the official ceremony, was laid the foundation stone of the new “Mosquee d’Algerie”. It will be the third largest mosque in the world.
Its prayer hall will accommodate up to 37 thousand people. Minaret reaches the height of 265 m area of the structure is 400 m.
The mosque will include a cultural center, a school of the Imams, library, lounges, fire station, museum and research center.
The project is designed by the architects from KSP Jurgen Engel Architekten.