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Address: Marrakech, Morocco

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We are staying in Marrakech mediun term, so we have plenty of time to amble around, as a result during our many walks after lunch, we have been to the mosquees, this one is easy... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2015
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Non Muslims are not allowed in so it's just a wall, most likely to walk past though so I wouldn't go just for it specially.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We are staying in Marrakech mediun term, so we have plenty of time to amble around, as a result during our many walks after lunch, we have been to the mosquees, this one is easy to see without getting hassled, and defineately worth some photo's, also there is a fruit and vegetable market near by on the way to Riad... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

A wonderful building with many small rooms and courtyards, all ornately decorated with mosaics and carvings, It must of taken years to complete! Once you have seen one palace you have seen them all, very similar through out the whole or Marrakesh.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

Lovely building to visit, beautiful and interesting, there were a lot of small rooms upstairs! Some were tiny! If you visit Marrakesh you have got to visit this place!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Another mosque in Marrakech. You can't go inside and is not that impressive from the outside. So take the photo and move on to the next one.

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Odense, Danmark
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

As for every mosque you connot come in side as a non-muslim. So rating concerns the outside which might not be fair.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

right next to the madrasa (which is well worth a visit), so it's a nice place to stop and take photo as only muslims are allowed entry.

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Closed to non-Muslims of course. Walls and architecture is beautiful but that's as far as you can get. Grounds are well taken care of and by far the prettiest mosc.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

No non-muslims allowed so as with all mosques it's nothing more than a quick appreciation of the exterior & a few photos for the scrapbook. While mosques are part of the Marrakesh experience, one needs to keep in mind that muslim religious sites are not as open as the christian religious sites of Europe/the U.S. Nor are they as willing... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This like the other mosques was open for prayer times and men only at these times (no space for women to pray here). It was local to the riad and so a convenient and historical place to pray in. Peaceful and serene at these times

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Address: Marrakech, Morocco
Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Marrakech

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