Islamic Educational Center of Orange County
Costa Mesa, United States
The Islamic Educational Center of Orange County (IECOC) first opened its doors in September 1996 in a small rented building in Irvine, the first mosque established in the city. The community quickly outgrew the small facility, and inaugurated a new location at its current site in Costa Mesa in December 1999. The IECOC is located in one-story rectangular-plan building situated in a complex of similar commercial buildings. The building has no external Islamic architecture features. Inside, the prayer hall has a tile inscription band running around the perimeter walls, and a mihrab ornamented with tile.

Source:

Islamic Educational Center of Orange County. "Our Beginning." Accessed February 5, 2015. http://iecoc.org/about-us/start-of-iecoc/.
Location
3194-B Airport Loop Drive, Costa Mesa, United States
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Associated Collections
Events
IECOC established, 1996/1417 AH
present building purchased, 1999/1420 AH
Variant Names
Islamic Educational Center of Orange County
IECOC
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Building Usages
mosque
religious
Keywords
storefront mosques