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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  • Entry of 50 dirhams is reasonable, however all the descriptions are in French and Arabic only. There are no English descriptions. There are some very pretty tilework and art. I wouldn't say this is a....  more »
  • 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 »

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