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Reviewed 5 days ago

Al-Attarine Madrasa, the madrasa being a kind of educational institution. Built during the 14th century during the Marinid dynasty, it holds a tiny yet impressive courtyard with a large basin at its center and walls decorated with traditional patterns, carved stucco ornamentations, mosaic tiles, and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank thomasozbun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This medersa is really beautiful. Colorful tiles, decorations ect. In the middle of the patio is a small fountain. The medersa is located in the middle of the median of Fes. You have to pay about 2€ entrance fee per person. The best thing: there...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank the-travely
Reviewed 10 January 2019

If you do to one Medersa on your trip, visit this one! The one in Marrakech is being refurbished at the time of writing so we came here. Full of history and story, with linkages to the oldest university in the world. Read up on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kangelini
Reviewed 3 January 2019

This Mosque is in the old Medina market, and only Muslims are allowed to enter and take photos or to pray. It's not a madrassa but a functioning Mosque.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Amitav R
Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

For the end of 2018 we (Dutch familie of 4, kids 14 and 18) chose to visit Morocco. Fly to Fez and hire a car to drive our way via Meknes and Ouzoud to Marrakech. With an entrance of only 20 MAD certainly worth its...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BVvdB
Reviewed 21 December 2018

I got quite lost when trying to find the Madrasa el-Attarine, keep asking locals to guide you through the medina labyrnith. A madrasa is a place of learning, but this one has since stopped formally teaching and is open to the public to view. It...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank savedade
Reviewed 3 December 2018

We finally found the main entrance to the madrasa only to find out that it was closed and has been closed for a couple months. There was no signage and we couldn't find another entrance.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 13 November 2018

More a monument- a good understanding of the old madrasas- bare rooms but beautiful architecture- wood and plaster carvings, mozaic floors etc - educative

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KanwarTavy
Reviewed 31 October 2018

An amazing place to see the exquisite Moroccan architecture. It was nice to be able to visit the inside instead of standing in the doorway (like the many mosques). A definite must

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TonyD008
Reviewed 30 October 2018

This is a must see when visiting Fes. Space is at a premium in the medina, but here it opens out into the most wonderful courtyard, with the superb artisanship of the period fully displayed in its zellige mosaic tiles, intricate stuccowork above and beautful...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sue V
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