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Bou Inania Medersa

Talaa Sghira, Fes 30110, Morocco
+212 614-905706
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Talaa Sghira, Fes 30110, Morocco
+212 614-905706
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We came here with our tour guide for the day; he told us it is a must see and we completely agreed! It is a beautiful hidden gem in the midst of the medina!

Thank Mariam H
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are a few ancient schools worth visiting in Fez and tais one is definitely one of them. Loved this visit!!!

Thank David J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always have groups of tourists in this site, the building has beautiful mosaics on many walls. Our guide explained very details on how to form the shape of mosaics and the talent of designer. Worth to visit during your stay in Fes.

Thank clui888
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Madrasa Bou Inania was founded in AD 1351–56 by Abu Inan Faris. It is widely acknowledged as an excellent example of Marinid architecture. The name Bou Inania comes from the first part of the sultan's name Abou Inan. The madrasa functioned both as an...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Medersa is best visited early to avoid the large tour groups - very close to Bab Boujloud (Blue Gate); it is amazing to imagine how many students lived and learned there and what inspired such beautifully intricate workmanship on tile and wood

Thank Rana61
Reviewed 20 June 2017

this was part of our tour and it was an interesting building. Basically just saw very nicely finished walls with mosaics and stone carvings. We visited a number of different Medersas in Morocco and they were essentially about the same. OK visit but nothing extraordinarily.

Thank wacotom
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I recommend to visit this riad and have a close look at the handcrafted details on the walls of this gem.

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 11 June 2017

There are a few houses like this one that I highly recommend for a visit. They are ll beautiful and very traditional.

Thank Barney L
Reviewed 5 June 2017

THis is a nice Medersa, well maintained. Beautiful wall-work in the main area, and the mosque. However, we were not able to visit the boarding rooms or the classrooms; and we went on later to visit the Medersa in Marrakech which we thought was much...More

Thank alikarim
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This is just on the main drag down from the Blue Gate. It is easy to find and cheap at 20 Durham entry. The plaster work and tile work are intricate and mind blowing. Reading a little beforehand will help with appreciating what an achievement...More

Thank Andrew B
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