Among the major projects of the al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine is the educational and cultural projects. It has endeavoured to establish an integrated infrastructure in order to achieve its desired objectives, such as the project of the first and third cultural educational complex, which is located on the road (Karbala - al-Hurr) with an area of (45,000 m 2), consisting of five schools, two kindergartens, two sport halls, and a cultural center.
According to the head of the Engineering Projects Department at the al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine, Eng. Diaa Majeed Al-Sayegh, "The works are proceeding in accordance with the planned design and implementation, and in parallel lines in all the facilities of the project for its completion within the time set for it, as the financial crisis was not a reason to stop or delay this large and vital project, because of the combined efforts of the executing company and the Secretariat General of the al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine, which worked - through our department - to overcome all difficulties."
Indicating: "The work is carried out in parallel in all parts of the project of the five schools. Noting that the area of each of them is (6,000) square meters on three floors. The two kindergartens on three floors on an area of (900) square meters. The two sport halls, the space of each 900 square meters as well. And the cultural center that is the most prominent building in the complex, as it consists of five floors on (15) thousand square meters."