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Royal Palace of Casablanca

Casablanca, Morocco
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Ranked #19 of 31 attractions in Casablanca
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Type: Architectural Buildings
Description: This royal complex is meticulously landscaped, majestic and well guarded.
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Lucerne, Switzerland
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47 reviews 47 reviews
41 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

This palace has, as all other royal palaces in Morocco, a very nice gate. But that is all you can see. Since it is a bit away from the center, you might omit this sight.

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Hamilton, Canada
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236 reviews 236 reviews
171 attraction reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The outside of the palace is quite attractive, but since it is a "working" royal palace you are not allowed inside, although I gather that sometimes you can gain admission. What you will see is a big plaza, nicely kept landscape, huge palace doors and palace walls. You can take some photographs but do not take pictures that include the... More

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El Jadida, Morocco
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422 reviews 422 reviews
141 attraction reviews
182 helpful votes 182 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

I did an extensive walk around Casablanca yesterday and tried the Royal Palace yet again. Unfortunately, yet again, I wasn't allowed in. It seems that, from reviews posted here, some people have managed to gain entry and have even uploaded photos. I wish they had posted details of when and how. I had a shopping bag with me yesterday and... More

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São Paulo, SP
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

The Royal Arcquitecture of Morocco apeard at the many places, gates, walls constituting a wonderful scenario. Very beatiful place to see....

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I dint went inside as it was closed on sunday and from outside is massive and looks beautiful. there are nice gardens inside and full of security round the royal palace

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

If you are visiting Casablanca, this is a must see. I really admired the giant door outside the palace with its Moroccan decorations. One must visit the surroundings in order to see the entire place. I must suggest one should hire a guide who should be able to give the details of the palace. Although tourists are not allowed inside... More

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Wassenaar, The Netherlands
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72 reviews 72 reviews
42 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Really not worth your time other than to say you've been there. You can not go in, so what you see is what you get, a view of a Royal Palace from the outside and some guards, The overall grounds are nice. Take a photo or just buy a postcard all the same.

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Nantes
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43 reviews 43 reviews
21 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Can't really see anything as wall all round. Police did not like me taking a picture even of one of the gates!!

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

The Palace seems nicely decorated and beautiful but cannot go inside. They do not allow visitors. Therefore it is not worth it. It is a waste of time to just go outside the gate. There are are better places to visit in Casablanca!

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essex
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

from our cruise ship we found a building promising tourist information,the person inside offered us a guided tour of the city , a mercedes taxi arrived late and by its appearance it was 'late' as in dead.no handles inside,collapsed passenger seat,steering wheel that had to go half a revolution before the front wheels moved and our guide who wouldn't have... More

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