We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 65.90*
and up
Fez from Casablanca Private Tour
More Info
USD 359.46*
and up
Full-Day Private Tour to Fez from Casablanca
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“old city” (2 reviews)
“torah” (17 reviews)
Fes, Morocco
Write a Review
Reviews (124)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restored house of worship was lovingly repurposed over several years. . From the 17 th century was built after the explosion of Sephardic Jews in Spain. Very popular tourist place it has decorations dedicated by worshippers and is one of 18 original synagogues remaining....More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This was one more interesting stop on a fascinating tour of the souk in Fes. Our guide in the synagogue was informative and friendly, like all the people we met in Morocco.

Thank barbizondamazon
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Well-maintained site and remaining vestige of Jewish influence in the community of Fes. Only the Berbers predate the Jews who flourished in Morroco centuries before the Romans and then the Arabs. The houses have European influence and balconies facing the street unlike Muslim quarter where...More

Thank HARRY92264
Reviewed 10 June 2017

The synagogue was small, and a bit out of the way, in the old Jewish quarter. Although we didn't spend too much time here, it was interesting learning about the Jewish history in what is now a predominately Muslim country. It's no longer in use...More

Thank Cristiana H
Reviewed 25 May 2017

A small quiet synagogue in busy Fes. we spent 30 or so minutes visiting. Its so much simpler then the temples in the metropolitan NYC area. We sat for a while just taking it all in. I am glad people are taking the effort to...More

Thank Howierw
Reviewed 4 May 2017

the Jewish synagogue in madina its Site essential for a Jewish to visit to see how they used to pray at the time

1  Thank Itzik L
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Beautiful little synagogue with steps leading down to a ritual bath! Leading down the steps was the old Mikvah pretty much intact.

Thank tammymarty
Reviewed 5 April 2017

It's worth going to have a look at the synagogue and the. Jewish cemetery. A vital part of Moroccan history

Thank 255060Charlie10
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I keep on trying, but have never seen an appealing synagogue, nor visited one where the keepers were friendly. This was sadly no exeption.

Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I'm not an expert in abandoned synagogues, but as somebody who has seen a fair number, and having abandoned quite a few synagogues myself, I'm not entirely an amateur either. This place is nice, and the mikvah underneath is cute. But there's very little information...More

Thank Elchanan S
Nearby Restaurants
Chez Rachid
771 reviews
1.28 km away
Cafe Clock
2,540 reviews
1.34 km away
Nagham Cafe
312 reviews
1.23 km away
Restaurant Jardin Chrifa
97 reviews
1.36 km away
Nearby Attractions
Medina of Fez
6,732 reviews
.99 km away
Jardin Jnan Sbil
803 reviews
.78 km away
Bab Boujloud
1,078 reviews
1.26 km away
Fez Mellah
260 reviews
.12 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
7 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from taliesgrandma | Reviewed this property |
I believe that the synagogue is only open to visitors to see the building. I don't believe that they have services any more.