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Talaa Sghira, Fes 30110, Morocco
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Although not used for its purpose, this three storey building is a beautiful example of Islamic design with intricate marble and cedar wood carvings. A very worthwhile stop on your exploration of the Medina. Thanks for the vote if you found this review helpful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank nilintentum_reliquit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Here's a great location to experience what it was like for students starting in the 1300s. See the cramped quarters and interior mosque. Best understood with a guide or reading ahead of time. Fes is a city of great learning. Of the 13 or 14...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kenneth W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful woodwork and a stunning combination of tiles and plaster work. This small courtyard and its surrounding small student quarters are full of history

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank biyya123
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

As part of walking through the medina, you will get to visit a number of landmarks and this former Islamic school is one of them. The structure is quite amazing, but it is nearly impossible to appreciate it with the loud tourists who climb and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank knoesenm
Reviewed December 11, 2018

The Madrasa Bou Inania was founded in 1351–56 as an educational college and a neighborhood mosque. It was renovated in the 18th C by Sultan Mulay Sliman, and was lovingly restored in the 20th C. It is one of the few religious buildings in Morocco...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Carol A S
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Just a quick visit here - you'll get to see the interior of another attractive Medersa courtyard and central fountain in the Medina of Fes. We had a guide who was able to give us a little more of the history regarding this place.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SevenoaksSinjun
Reviewed December 2, 2018

Although it may be a short visit here, it is truly wonderful to see all the details on the wall and the open plaza in the middle make it worthwhile for you to spend only 20dh to enter. There's a single room on the side...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank doctorbilly
Reviewed November 27, 2018

The entrance is 20MAD, it's not realy bing, but the inside has beautiful architecture that is worth seeing.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SanjaA23
Reviewed November 26, 2018

we get inside the Medersa BouInania and really its was amazing , as you know that its the only public Medersa in the Medina of Fes , we had a lot of informations about the history of this building .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank roger d
Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

We were strolling around the Médina & we found this .. its just before prayers time we got the chance to enter with 25 derhams. The place is just beautiful I felt I was back in time. Take alot of photos especially if you like...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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December 28, 2018|
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Response from milankov | Reviewed this property |
Hi, if I remember open is from 09:00 till 17:00, except friday.
December 17, 2018|
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Response from salma_71 | Reviewed this property |
While checking the timing for the places there was no indication that they close on Christmas day.