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“beautiful and informative” 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 #21 of 91 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.
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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“beautiful and informative”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

excellent place full of the cultural expereinces that you would expect - and very reasonable to get entry as well. Perfect to spend a few hours in the middle of the hot day examining the past and present

Visited June 2013
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“Go there”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

Very informative good exhibits and rooms that are breathtaking don't miss out if you only have a few days here.

Visited July 2013
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“Tranquil”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

The museum is set round a peaceful courtyard. As all sites in Marrakech very cheap to get in but try to avoid people who look like attendants latching onto you. They show you quickly round and then expect money so that they can grab the next person, don't give you the chance to linger and look at leisure.

Visited June 2013
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“Don`t miss It”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

If you have the time, don`t miss it, It`s beautiful to see and we have the opportunity to learn more about Morocco and see It`s lovely architecture. It`s close to Jema El Fna and in one hour we can visit it

Visited June 2013
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“An Oasis”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Sadly many of the museums in Marrakech apart from the Berber Museum in Le Jardin Marjorelle seem to lack many of the artefacts one would expect in a country with such a rich history. The same is here, however don't go for the artefacts but do go and experience the wonderful atmosphere and calmness in the courtyard and marvel at the Interior of the building itself. As good as the Bahia Palace and much quieter, away from the main tourist hordes.

Visited June 2013
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