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Galerie d'Art Damgaard

Address: Avenue Oqba Ibn Nafiaa, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
Phone Number: 524 78 44 46
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Ranked #8 of 21 Attractions in Essaouira
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Sights & Landmarks
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Sights & Landmarks
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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Essaouira, Morocco
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

A good space for expose nice and intersting pictures. Near to both Sbaa Door and El Minzah Door in a great square closed by the ancient walls of medina

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

A nice little gallery with some surprising art showcasing local artists. Just don't expect too much.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Affordable Moroccan naivistic art - take a look - it'll enhance your view of the creative area of Essaouira!

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Hillsdale, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Clean, up to date. My wife liked the artwork as I was getting tired after a long day. The museum was in the middle of the medina.

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Santa Cruz, California
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Bought a piece, wanted another but could not figure out how to ship home. Non- tourist collection in an area ripe for normal pabula. Keep up the good work!

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Ireland
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
27 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This gallery displays a well considered collection of indigenous contemporary art. If you are interested in art....go and see.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

So nice that someone is willing to encourage local artists, a change from the hassle and bartering of the souks, keep it going and thank your for a very interesting chat

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Rotselaar, Belgium
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

A place worth visiting, with a temporary exposition, but also some permanent works. All are artists of Essaouira, who's people are a mix of different cultures. It gives interesting artwork :-)

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I loved it, my partner hated it. It's not a gallery for all tastes, that is for sure, but for those who enjoy fauvism, folk art and outsider art it's one of the few galleries that hosts this kind of work. It holds the type of art you instantly find compelling, curious or strange and full of colour. There is... More 

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
3 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

I guess it depends what you like but kids could paint as well, in fact if you've seen the painting cloths after I've finished decorating then ........

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