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This is the Jewish neighborhood in Marrakech. Here you´ll find the Lezama Synagoge, an important historical site, as well as other eating and shopping opportunities.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good47%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“jewish quarter” (28 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Marrakech, Morocco
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most of the original people here have moved to Israel or have left fir better spots in Tuen. The ones that are left live above their businesses as before but you can see the synagogue and cemetery that were formed long ago.

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Mellah, the old part of the city where Jews used to live, is well kept and you can walk there and see the amazing synagogue "slat lazama" , the cemetery (Beit Hachaim), the streets etc. everything stand in his place and well maintain and...More

Thank michal P
Reviewed 4 September 2017

It was so interesting to see all of the Jewish history in Morocco. Visited the cemetery, the synagogues, the little shops... spend a whole day there, it's worth it.

Thank Yafit F
Reviewed 25 June 2017

A lot of streets and each one of them have its own character. The Mellah is popular Jewish community in Marrakech, place that you need to visit and experience the meaning of that neighborhood, of course if your time permits. It’s not crowded and its...More

Thank Kosta-Macedonia
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We stayed in the Mellah and visited the synagogue and the Jewish cemetery and it was interesting to see the cemetery, especially the older graves. Learning about the Jewish experience in a predominately Islamic country was great!

Thank anissa96
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The Mellah (Jewish quarter) is sometimes overlooked and is a bit more off the beaten track (and in the opposite direction of Jemma al Fna). I visited the Mellah's cemetery which has been rejuvenated. Following the war, the cemetery wasn't maintained and became overgrown. But...More

Thank JulieWoodstock_ON
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We went to the Synagogue which was interesting only 10 Dirhams per person. It worth 20 minutes of your time but easy to miss, the security guard is the give away. After that we were guided by a local youth he we couldn't shake off,...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Slat Al Azama Synagogue is unique at Morocco; it is the only one that we see that paint blue and white. you will see the Jewish part all over

Thank Itzik L
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The area has gone through a lot of reconstruction and some buildings have even been knocked down. What has emerged is a more easily accessible neighbourhood still with original character. The storks nesting on the ramparts of the square haven't luckily been disturbed, the ironmongery...More

Thank Heli P
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is not the first place I would recommend to visit but it is still worth it if you are spending a long time in Marrakech

Thank marialanelane
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