London Central Mosque also known as Islamic Cultural Centre or Regent’s Park Mosque situated in Regent’s Park London. Main hall can hold over five thousand worshippers
London Central Mosque (otherwise known as the Islamic Cultural Centre, ICC or Regent’s Park Mosque) is one of the big mosques in London. The main hall can hold over five thousand worshippers. The women praying on a balcony overlooking the hall.
The London Central Mosque was designed by Sir Frederick Gibberd and it was completed in 1978. It has a prominent golden dome. The inside of the dome is decorated with broken shapes in the Islamic tradition. There is also a small book shop and halal café on the premises.
The Mosque is joined to the Islamic cultural centre which was officially opened by King George VI in 1944.The land was donated by the King George to the Muslim community of Britain in return for the donation of land in Cairo by King Farouk of Egypt and Sudan on which to build an Anglican cathedral.
Address: The Islamic Cultural Centre & The London Central Mosque, 146 Park Road, London, NW8 7RG Tel: 020 7724 3363
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