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Address: Monastir, Tunisia
Phone Number: 71 341 077

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Nothing exceptional but a must for the history of the country

For the history buffs, the "Father of the nation" Mausoleum is an interesting part of modern Tunisia's history. Through it you can start learning about how this little country... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
mahdint
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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For the history buffs, the "Father of the nation" Mausoleum is an interesting part of modern Tunisia's history. Through it you can start learning about how this little country started being shaped into the complex reality of today.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

Only seen it from the outside. It is astonishing and a great example of the architecture and historic values.

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Thank Diána H
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

on arrival in Monastir, you cannot help but see the grand Minarets standing tall above the Mausloleum of Habib Bourghiba. On entering, there is a beautiful long extended boulevard with a large cemetery on the left which is a burial ground for past wealthier Tunsians and dignitaries. once inside, you will see the grandness of the Mausoleum and tomb which... More 

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Thank tracy20152016
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful mausoleum situated right in the heart of Monastir. it's also free to visit. I went with my Tunisian friend and she told me about the history and what everything was. Lovely place.

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Thank Kylie B
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

An interesting visit to Monastir the mausoleum open to public, beautiful tomb of Tunisian president.

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leeds
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

was a good trip, and the highlight of monastir, not much else to be said really, just ok. its structure was far better than the content

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Thank springfieldleeds
Ottawa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015 via mobile

This place is not only a grave but also a museum and a remembrance for what bourguiba did. Not more than one hour and worth the stop. Don't miss the small Mezri mausoleum just beside it. Worth the 5min Detour

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Thank Me M
Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

Nice building to visit and interesting to see the personal belongings of Bourghiba. So, a must see when you are in Monastir.

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Celebration, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

A place to reflect the accomplishments of the first Tunisian president after the independence. Hard to believe how much he accomplished for his country and died penniless broke..

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Beautiful place to be laid to rest . Nothing creepy about it a must see destination in Monastir xxx. Can't wait to return to see this again. Beautiful attraction for visitors to Monastir .

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