Musee de Marrakech - Fondation Omar Benjelloun, Marrakech

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Learn about Moroccan history and art and admire typical Moroccan architecture at Musee de Marrakech - Fondation Omar Benjelloun. Located in the heart of the city, the museum represents Andalusian architectural style, featuring a courtyard with a fountain in the center, a hammam, and decorative tiles and carvings. See many pieces of Moroccan art, from traditional to modern, and learn about Jewish and Islamic communities living in Morocco and represented by exhibits containing books, pottery, and coins. Make Musee de Marrakech - Fondation Omar Benjelloun a centerpiece of your Marrakech vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Marrakech day trip website.
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  • Might sound pompous, but in reviewing sights, honesty is the best policy. If you've never been to a museum, haven't seen Moroccan artifacts or been in a building of the same era and style, this might....  more »
  • We were rather disappointed with the museum, as there are very few exhibits and the only explanations in Arabic and French (no English), so lucky I speak French. The central courtyard or 'patio' is...  more »
  • A beautiful home and a nice introduction into Marroco's life. Very eclectic collection: costumes, jewellery, ceramics and much more. But main interest is the building.  more »
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