The Grand Mosque


Masjid al Kabir is the national mosque of Kuwait.

The Grand Masjid is the largest masjid in the country of Kuwait.
This mosque is an example of different traditional Islamic architectural styles using modern construction technology. Its area spans 45,000 square meters, out of which the building itself covers 20,000 square meters .
Construction on the mosque started in 1979, and the masjid was completed in 1986 at a cost of about KD 14 million. It has become one of Kuwait’s most treasured landmarks.