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Bou Inania Medersa

Talaa Sghira, Fes 30110, Morocco
+212 614-905706
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Talaa Sghira, Fes 30110, Morocco
+212 614-905706
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Reviewed 21 May 2016

We enjoyed our visit to this lovely Medursa. The carvings are beautiful and so intricate. A very peaceflu place after all the hustle and blustle of the medina.

Thank Samantha05233
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Since you can't go in the mosques in Morocco, the medersas are one of the few ways of seeing the religious architecture. This medersa is fantastic. There is a square, with intricately worked decoration all round it. You can also see some of the rooms...More

1  Thank Tony S
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Really mesmerisimg to see how delicately institutions of education were carved. As soon as you enter the Mederssa and the door behind you shuts you from the rest of the Medina hustle bustle you tent to just stay alone with the years of mystical beauty...More

Thank Prateek J
Reviewed 11 May 2016

This koranic school admits non-muslims though it also holds a mosque. It has exquisite cedar wood carvings on beams, doors and screens as well as zellij tile work

Thank Niels R
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Simply the best site we saw in Fez! Get the commented tour from the "hajj" (sage) in a caftan and fez hat. He's very erudite.

Thank Paulevensen
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

You may skip this place if you ever seen Alhambra palace in Granada. It is the same style. By the way, it is a must see in Fez.

Thank Thasama J
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

A must-see to contrast the chaotic streets of the medina. A little slice of architectural heaven, not unlike the Alhambra in Granada (but you can only see a little piece of this one). Beautiful and very peaceful, make sure to look at the beautifully crafted...More

Thank lkelsey
Reviewed 20 April 2016

what a contrast to the Medina, we were not able to go in, but whether that was because of our guide or something else I do know.

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Well worth a visit to see this old school turned mosque. The ornamentation, walls and floor tiles are stunningly beautiful!

Thank Rasmus H
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Peace and quiet, order, symmetry, elegance and beautiful detailing! A haven in total contrast with its surroundings... Take time to admire the incredible woodwork and plasterwork and colorful mosaics.

Thank Bernard B
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