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Dar Souiri

Address: Street Cairo, Essaouira, Morocco (Formerly Essaouira Cultural Association)
Phone Number: +212 (0) 24 47 52 68
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Ranked #4 of 11 Attractions in Essaouira
Type: Other
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English first
Southampton, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I tried my best to find the cultural spaces in Essaouira and this was one. It is a charming building and you can walk in but as a visitor it wasn't very welcoming- I felt like I was intruding and no one approached us until we walked upstairs and someone told us it was a no go area. There seemed... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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337 reviews 337 reviews
114 attraction reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

This is a lovely space. One section houses a small library and another an art gallery space. The staff, however, maintain what we are disappointed to find is a universal indifference

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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

Saw the beauty of this building housing the Association Essaouria-Mogador during the "Printemps Musical desALizes".I have been to many music festivals but this was the best,especially the Talent of the Philharmonic Orchestra of Morocco. Lovely building ,terrific library and beautiful mother of pearl Medina replica. Friendly,kind staff.

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