Midtown Mosque open its doors in June of 2016 and the diverse Muslim community is committed to making a difference in Midtown Memphis through community service, supporting spiritual growth in the community and working to build a thriving neighborhood for everyone. Several families have purchased and renovated homes near the Mosque. Midtown Mosque is located at 1288 Jackson Ave. in a historic district of Memphis, TN. strategically located just minutes from Overton Square, Rhodes College, St. Jude Research Hospital, and the new Cross-town Concourse. It is also borders north Memphis where there are no other Muslim centers or masjids. Due to the high number of Muslims working and living the city, and there is a greater need to build Islamic spiritual institutions and increase dawah efforts in the area.