circa 2017 CE
The new King abd ul-Aziz Gate of Masjid al-Haram, also called the Bab al-Malik (King's gate) for short. The King Abdulaziz Gate is located right opposite Ajyad Street, the Kabah is directly visible from this portal.
circa 1982 CE
King abd ul-Aziz Gate of Masjid al-Haram as it stood bedore the recent renovation. Overlooking the Holy Mosque, in front of the King Abdulaziz gate, stands Safwa Towers. Its striking lobby, with a stepped-ceiling, exudes an ambiance of famous Arabic hospitality.