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Palace Dar Nejma Ezzahra

1934 Rue Du 2 Mars, Sidi Bou Said 2026, Tunisia
+216 71 740 102
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Unique Musical Treasure in Sidi Bou Said

Our exceptional Tunisian guide, Aicha from Gil Travel, picked up on our interest in music and... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2017
Case_USA
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Minneapolis, MN
A small beautiful concert hall

It`s actually a small palace above the city Sidi bu said . I had a nice memory of there. we held a... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2016
Hamid K
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The home of Baron Rodolphe d'Erlanger, who was responsible for the blue and white color scheme of the town.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
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“music lovers” (2 reviews)
“nice place” (2 reviews)
“great view” (2 reviews)
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1934 Rue Du 2 Mars, Sidi Bou Said 2026, Tunisia
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Reviewed January 23, 2017

Our exceptional Tunisian guide, Aicha from Gil Travel, picked up on our interest in music and planned this "palace" tour when we were visiting the charming seaside town of Sidi Bou Said. The remarkable story of Rudolph d'Erlanger, his eclectic collection of musical instruments, the...More

1  Thank Case_USA
Reviewed December 11, 2016

It`s actually a small palace above the city Sidi bu said . I had a nice memory of there. we held a great concert on Oct 2016 in Musiqat music festival. I didnt visit there as a tourist. but I suggest there if you want...More

Thank Hamid K
Reviewed June 26, 2016

A very beautiful place.The city is gorgeous.The amazing scenery. White-blue miracle.Visit you will not regret.

Thank Ruslan D
Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

Awesome view , Nice people. Had a long walk till Dar Nejma. Very touristic place. Crafts & arts to buy, really cheap compared to Tunis.

Thank Zaahira A
Reviewed November 22, 2015

This palace was built as a symbol of love by a French Baron who loved his wife and offered her this palace as a gift but now it was transformed years ago in the Mediterranean Arab Music Center and i had the occasion to visit...More

1  Thank Lutfy D
Reviewed October 5, 2015

I had lived & worked in Tunisia for more than a year before I finally made it here to the palace called Ennejma Ezzahra (which apparently means "Star of Venus" in Arabic), built by the Baron Rudolpe d'Erlanger. And amazingly, in all that time, only...More

4  Thank Renee S
Reviewed September 29, 2015

If in Sidi Bou Said, do not mis the Ennejma Ezzahra Palace. It will give you an extraordinary experience, being kind of a well preserved oasis of nice views over the sea, and a remarkable story of a dedicated man making a difference in his...More

Thank CarloWinther
Reviewed September 23, 2015

A "must see" if going to Sidi Bou Said. An amazing house with an equally amazing history and mission. There are concerts there periodically -- western as well as Arab music -- but you have to keep sharp eye out to find the listings. In...More

1  Thank CathyLen
Reviewed July 17, 2015 via mobile

A must see old palace overseeing the Sidi Bousaid bay, an excquisite mic between mauresque architecture and Tunisian traditional blue an white houses. Time stops at Palais Ennejma Ezzahra...

1  Thank Katou A
Reviewed June 18, 2015

Sidi Bou Said is one of the most charming and amazing places I've ever been to. Reminds me of greece's Santorini, however it's got it's own unique character. Photographer's paradise. A must-see!!! here's a few photos in my livejournal: http://adamtasimages.livejournal.com/985.html

2  Thank Adam T
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