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“focal point” (28 reviews)
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Avenue Mohammed V, Marrakech 40020, Morocco
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The sound of the wailing man calling all to prayer at this main mosque was a truly unforgettable experience. Non Muslims can not enter the working mosque but just standing outside and appreciating the beautiful architecture of the building and reading the plaques of the...More

1  Thank Kirstein M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The centre piece of the town and can be seen from miles around. The minaret is huge and imposing when viewed close by. The mosque is mostly closed and opens for prayers. You cannot go inside unless you are a muslim. The approach to the...More

Thank SalimM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful Mosque, inside and out. Take time, don’t rush and enjoy this beauty. There are lots of stuff around the mosque that you need to see, great place for photography as well. You can sit in the park around the mosque and rest if you...More

Thank Kosta-Macedonia
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure of stumbling across the gardens of the mosque while wandering the streets of Marrakech. We sat a while and people watched. We even had the pleasure of hearing the call to prayer. Beautiful building and a nice site see. It was...More

1  Thank Jessybelle
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

We watched thousands pray during Ramadan and then visited the tower and gardens the next day with a guide.

Thank samshepcap
Reviewed June 12, 2017

koutoubia mosque is an ancient beautiful mosque which is located in the heart of the city Marrakesh. the exterior of koutoubia mosque is fantastic and once you inside the interior is breath taking. must say this was the highlight of my trip and would definitely...More

Thank Mohamed H
Reviewed June 11, 2017

Although this was listed on our Oasis Overland Tour as a destination, we only saw it from the outside. Yes it's quite imposing and interesting architecture, and you can get great photos from the centre of the park outside. Interesting insights from our guide as...More

Thank Sahara D
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

The large square in front is closed for cars in the evening. You can see hundreds of tradintionally clothed men praying and listen to the pray from the Koutoubia tower. Outside of Ramadan at least each Friday. Goose skin!

Thank SBohne
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Great view and interesting history. Don't buy from the streets nearby, you will find more choice elsewhere.

Thank Yordan L
Reviewed June 1, 2017

Koutoubia Mosque is the biggest and the oldest in Marrakesh and as is the case with all mosques in Morocco, it is closed to non Muslim. It is located in the beautiful large square and park and close to the Souk.

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April 2, 2017|
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Response from khadijah24 | Reviewed this property |
No just modest dress as a Muslim
July 12, 2015|
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Response from nikko1974UK | Reviewed this property |
Muslim women have a separate entrance and sector to pray. But in Morocco no non Muslim person is allowed in the mosques.
June 9, 2015|
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Response from asiftheexplorer |
Hi I went last week and was fortunate enough to pray Jummah at this beautiful mosque. Jummah azaan starts at 1 followed by the khutba straight after.