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“Beautiful building” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Museum of Moroccan Arts (Dar Si Said)

Museum of Moroccan Arts (Dar Si Said)
Derb El Bahia - Riad Zitoun el-Jedid, Marrakech, Morocco
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Ranked #23 of 88 Attractions in Marrakech
Type: Art Museums
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: 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.
London, United Kingdom
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“Beautiful building”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

The collection itself and the museum are just okay. Nothing special. But the building itself, especially the second floor, is grand. The plaster work is superb.

Visited May 2013
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“brilliant”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Usually excellent art exhibitions etc. cafe, and lots close by to see. Architecture, ambience, tiles etc treat.

Visited April 2013
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Meifod, United Kingdom
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“well worth a visit”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

inexpensive to visit but well worth it to see some of the embroidery, ceramics etc. The architecture and decoration is beautiful too

Visited May 2013
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Harrow, United Kingdom
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“Interesting information”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

We were given a booklet full of information about this delightful museum but be aware that the pages don't always correspond to the room

Visited May 2013
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“Breathtaking decor”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

Excellent value for money. The exhibits may be less interesting than the building they are housed in but the tile work is amazing and the courtyard garden a joy. The staff were up a ladder getting kumquats and gave us some to try - lovely

Visited May 2013
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