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“Thank you for this wonderful experience” 5 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 #30 of 90 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.
Hamburg, Germany
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“Thank you for this wonderful experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

The Dar Si Said is a Must-have for all those who have a real interest in Moroccan culture; we even got a special access to rooms that were usually closed to the public!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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“Colorful Tiles and Woodwork”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

This house was probably very ornately decorated with furnishings and fabrics. You have to use your imagination as the place is empty. There are some paintings and exhibits that are mostly in French explanations. It is a quiet space compared to the streets outside. A lovely spot to see and admire the colorful tiles.

30 Minutes are all that is needed to see this house.

Visited May 2013
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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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Malvern, United Kingdom
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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

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