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Bou Inania Medersa

Talaa Sghira, Fes 30110, Morocco
+212 614-905706
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Talaa Sghira, Fes 30110, Morocco
+212 614-905706
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The intricate carving, sculpting, and craftsmanship in the courtyard and elsewhere could take up a whole roll of film (well, a memory card nowadays), and not have all the angles you want to remember. The dorm rooms and rooftop views are beautiful to see as...More

Thank JoeNotTheDog
Reviewed 4 days ago

Hidden in the Medina, impressive doors, wonderful patio with view to the nearby mosq tower...great zellige works..

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We like it a lot, lot of details but after reading reviews I think overated But very well worth to visit if you are in Fes

Thank jumanufer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I must say that the one in Marrakech is much more impressive and allows to step inside. Enjoyed our Time only because we had some spare hours to pass in the mdina. Of course, if you l've never visited similar place it's a must see!

Thank Gerda A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a must see when you are in Fez, the colors & architecture are brilliant! our guide gave us a brief history of this place and then let us roam around and take in the different things to see!

Thank aubriemallen
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

It's beautiful and a must visit when in Fes. Our guide gave us a good background on the madrasa and we loved this place

Thank Trishna N
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

You have the chance to see more than one madrassa in fes: but this one is extremely beautiful. It cost around 10 dirham, totally worth it.

Thank Magreee
Reviewed 6 January 2018

This madrasa/mosque is only partially accessible to non-Muslims and not quite as amazing as the Medersa el Attarine. But the courtyard is nonetheless beautiful, and the minaret can be admired better from the rooftop terrace of the Cafe Clock just opposite.

Thank Sonja W
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Bouinaniya medersa, built from 1350 to 57 during Merenid dynasty is one of defining arhitectural symbols of Old city. It simultaneously functioned as both an educational institution and as a congregational mosque, and accommodated shops along the front façade. Her unoffical function was also to...More

5  Thank NikolaCelic
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Really wanted to see the medersa as it was highlighted in the guidebook and I remember how much we loved the Ben Youssef in Marrakech when we first saw it more than 10 years ago. Sadly it was a bit disappointing as you couldn't venture...More

Thank doofvfood
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