This is a House of Quran, which is specializing in printing and audio recording of Holy Quran, was inaugurated by King Fahad in 1985. The complex is the gift of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques to all Muslims in the world, and one of the biggest printing presses in the world.
The complex is a complete city with its utilities and services, constructed on an area of 250,000m² with cost of one billion Saudi Riyals which equals about 270 million US Dollars.
In addition to the printing of the Holy Quran “Mosshaf Al-Madinah Al-Munawarah”, the complex plays an important role in publication of the Holy Quran Sciences, translation of Quran to other languages, books of Sunnah and Seera (biography) of the Prophet (PBUH). The complex also produces audiotapes of Holy Quran recital in voices of famous Quran recites in the Islamic world.