Musee du Patrimoine Amazigh d'Agadir, Agadir

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Discover the culture and traditions of Amazighen or Berbers at Musee du Patrimoine Amazigh d'Agadir. Opened in 2000, 40 years after a devastating earthquake almost destroyed the city, the museum showcases more than 900 antique pieces, including carpets, pottery, ancient calligraphy, and lots of jewelry. In the treasure room, see the museum's most precious possession, the famous "Massa necklace." Take a guided tour if you wish to learn more about the Berbers' history, their symbols, and their jewelry-making techniques. The museum also organizes selling exhibitions of local contemporary artists. Use our Agadir sightseeing planner to add Musee du Patrimoine Amazigh d'Agadir and other attractions to your Agadir vacation plans.
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  • this museum allows you to discover the city before the Earthquake of Agadir. The guide shares his memories and those of his family
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  • Visited with a guide on a tour. This small museum contains mainly Berber art and jewellery. Without the guide I would have got very little from the visit as the artefacts are labelled in Arabic, Berbe...  more »
  • Many lovely items to see and a nice little attraction to wander round - what made it less enjoyable for us was we had a guide as part of a mini tour as part of our excursion and we couldn’t hear what ...  more »
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