Visiting & Directions

Address and Contact

Building Location & Mailing Address:
22575 Ann Arbor Trail
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127 USA

Telephone: (313) 359-1221
Fax: (313) 359-1709


Our Religious Leader:  Imam Mohammad Ali Elahi

IHW Hours:
Everyday: 10:00am-6:00pm + extended Hours by Occasion

Friday Congregational Prayer: 12:30pm



Q: How can I schedule a meeting with the Imam?
A: Call or Email the Islamic House of Wisdom: Email:  Telephone: (313) 359-1221

Q: What is the best time to visit the Islamic House of Wisdom?
A. The best time to visit is on Friday's at the time of Friday Prayer because this will give you an opportunity to observe/participate in the congregational prayer and get in touch with Muslims from the community. 

Q: Is there a dress code for visiting?
A. Proper attire is required for entering the prayer hall. Men should wear long pants and half/full sleeve shirts. Women should wear long pants or long skirts and long sleeved tops / shirts. A head covering is required.

Q: Where do I get a head scarf?
A: The Islamic House of Wisdom has scarves available at the door for those who do not have a scarf with them. There are also various stores in the Dearborn area that offer Islamic Style headscarves.

Q: Do I have to take my shoes off?
A. Shoes are allowed in the building except for the prayer room. Only in the prayer room, we ask that shoes are removed before entering.

Q: I'm not a Muslim, can I still visit? 
A. Islamic House of Wisdom is open to all who like to visit. Whether to meet with Imam Elahi to address any questions pertaining to the Islamic faith, a tour, or if you would like to visit during one of our services.