Based on some guidebooks this used to be an arts and crafts museum with various carpets, copperwork, musical instruments, astrolabes, etc, but by my visit in March 2013 it had been converted into a museum devoted primarily to jewelry, which was more interesting than it might sound. The museum has some really beautiful pieces from different parts of Morocco and different eras of Moroccan history, but English explanations would have been appreciated. Not a very large museum, only 5 rooms (one of which, incongruously, is just the old hammam and is not really connected to jewelry) around a courtyard. But for me definitely worth the hour (or less) of your time that a visit requires, and the pretty building (an old palace) in which it is housed is worth the 10 Dirham (about $1.25 US) admission by itself. The museum is inside the Kasbah, and the entrance is through the Andalusian Gardens. Both the Kasbah and the Gardens have their own TA listings, all are worth visiting, and one could visit all three together, along with Café Maure (next to the Gardens, overlooking Salé and the Bou Regreg River) in a couple of hours. One caution: My in-laws visited this museum and after they paid for their admission, one of the museum staff took them from room to room. They did not realize it, but this was apparently a tour, after which the guide demanded exorbitant payment. This did not happen to me, but just know that if someone is showing you around, it might not just be because that person is nice.
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