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Culture and Arts of Marrakech

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Rating: 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Easy
Length: 2.8 miles
Duration: Half day

Overview:  Discover what Berber life is like, as well as the history of Marrakech.

Tips:  Walking shoes, sunscreen, water, and comfortable clothing are a must.

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Points of Interest

1. Marjorelle Garden and Marrakech Museum

For a nice hour in a place of serenity and shade, visit the Jardin Majorelle in Marrakech. Enjoy the garden and the quaint museum that offers a proper introduction to Moroccan culture.

The blue building in the center of the Majorelle Gardens houses the Museum of Islamic Art. The museum boasts an interesting display of carpets, jewelry, pottery, ... More

This is Marrakech's cultural hub. Take in the atmosphere by eating, drinking, and observing interactions in the bazaar.

The market is open all day and closes at midnight.

3. Marrakech Ramparts

These old city walls have an interesting architectural history and offer a glimpse of what this historic city was like centuries ago.

4. Museum of Moroccan Arts (Dar Si Said)

Here you’ll find a solid exhibition of historic and some contemporary Moroccan art. The building itself is full of intricate Byzantine designs and colors.
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Dar Si Said Museum
Riad Ez-Zaitoun El Jadid
Marrakech, Morroco

Tel. (212 4) 44 24 64

Admission: Dh20

5. Maison Tiskiwin Museum

At this small, well-organized, and informative museum, you’ll get the chance to learn about the history of Marrakech and the region in general. Stocked with artifacts from past centuries and other quality exhibits, you’ll leave feeling satisfied with your time spent there.
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Hours
10am-12:30pm; 3:30-6pm

Admission: Dh15

Address:
8, rue de la... More