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Visitors Guide
Al-Massjed Al-Nnabawy Construction
 Al-Massjed Al-Nnabawy  Construction
1- date of the first Saudi extension:
·     The idea of the first Saudi extension on Saturday, 12/08/1368 AH.
·     Start a first expansion in  05/10/1370 AH.
·     Completion of the demolition and debris removal at 1372 Hejra.
·     Lay the basis of the expansion on Monday, 13/03/1372 H.
·     Digging the foudation on 24/09/1372 AH.
·     Completion of the expansion project and to celebrate its end on Saturday, 05/03/1375 AH.
·     Achievement for more than eight years (1368  - 1375AH).
 
2- date of the second Saudi expansion (expansion of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques):
·        This enlargement in the second month of Muharram 1403 AH (October 1982).
·        Lay the foundation stone for expansion on Friday, 09/02/1405 AH 02/11/1984 AD.
·        Completion of the operational phases of expansion and the removal of buildings over three years (1405 - 1408 AH).
·        Completion of infrastructure expansion in the middle of 1410 AH - 1990.
·        Completion of the expansion at the end of 1414.
·        Achievement for more than eight years (1406  - 1414 AH).
 
 Statistics for   Al Massjed Alnnabawy  
1- Minarets and escalators
Minarets
Escalators
The old building and the first Saudi extension
(4) minarets
Regular stairs
(18) Stairs
Expansion of the Custodian of the Two Holy Al Massjed Alnnabawy s
minarets
Escalators
(6) Stairs
Total
(10) minarets
Total
(24) Stairs
 
The size of Al Massjed Alnnabawy  and its capacity
 
Site
Capacity
The number of worshipers
The ground floor of the Al Massjed Alnnabawy
98.500 m 2
167.000 worshipers
Space for prayer in the roof of the new expansion
67.000 m 2
90.000 worshipers
Squares surrounding the Al Massjed Alnnabawy
235.000 m 2
450.000 worshipers
Total
400.500 m 2
707.000 worshipers
Capacity at peak times
Million worshipers
 
 
 
 
 
 
2- Doors of   Al Massjed Alnnabawy  after the second Saudi extension
Sr.
Part Name
Number
Sr.
Part Name
Number
1
Asslam gat
1
12
The door of Quba
5 - a
2
Alsseddeque Gat
2 - a
13