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Former Islamic Schools

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Pretty and interesting

Worth a look if you're interested in Islamic architecture and art. The main medersa has a nice and... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2014
Sasportas
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Dusseldorf, Germany
Fascinating medrasa

Visited Medrasa Suliymana (spelling?) one of the most helpful guides I have ever experienced - who... read more

Reviewed December 24, 2012
PhineasFogg54
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Feb 24, 2017
“Interesting bit of history”
Jun 28, 2016
“Quite neglected”
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11 19 Rue des Libraires 13, Rue de La Medersa Slimania, Tunis 1006, Tunisia
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Reviewed February 24, 2017

The place was mostly abandoned the day I walked through the door. A cleaner was slowly sweeping the courtyard and a few pigeons strutted about, but that was about the sum total activity. The tiles are lovely, so if you are interested, take a look....More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed June 28, 2016

I have spent many hours walking through el Medina. I found this place by a chance. The place shows it former glory, but it is very neglected and it needs a lot patient restoration (not only renovation). However, it is still worth of visiting it,...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed November 9, 2014

Worth a look if you're interested in Islamic architecture and art. The main medersa has a nice and tasteful inner courtyard reminding of Western European monasteries - and taht courtyard offers the quiet you may need after strolling the old town market streets of Tunis.

Date of experience: November 2014
2  Thank Sasportas
Reviewed June 3, 2013

It is pretty, it is no longer a school, the room appear to be rented for office space. However the key features are preserved.

Date of experience: May 2013
2  Thank Theodora-x
Reviewed December 24, 2012

Visited Medrasa Suliymana (spelling?) one of the most helpful guides I have ever experienced - who did not expect, or ask for, a tip! In the courtyard was a fascinating display of photographs of the recent revolution.

Date of experience: December 2012
4  Thank PhineasFogg54
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