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Al Azem Palace (Palace of As'ad, Pasha al-'Azm)

Behind Souq al-Bizuriyyah, Damascus, Syria
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Amazing sample of the Syrian traditional houses with all of its beautiful yards and fountains,also... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Talalloo
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Damascus, Syria
Must see in Damascus

Located in the old city near the bustling souk this palace gives a glimpse into the lives of the... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Damien S
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30 Sep 2017
“must see”
31 Jul 2017
“Must see in Damascus”
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Behind Souq al-Bizuriyyah, Damascus, Syria
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Amazing sample of the Syrian traditional houses with all of its beautiful yards and fountains,also the wax status of all activity in teh house is amazing .if you want to know Damascus and to have and idea about the Damascenes you must this site

2  Thank Talalloo
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Located in the old city near the bustling souk this palace gives a glimpse into the lives of the wealthy in times past. it also has very nice grounds just to sit and relax and the entrance fee of less than one dollar for foreigners...More

1  Thank Damien S
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

its old its beautiful it has history charam nice garden just a real nice place for a small little walk amazing

2  Thank Maik S
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Reviewed 19 November 2015

The Old City of Damascus always captivated me for many years. On a recent trip, I just went to the Old City and again it it still the number one old city to visit in the Middle East! No other city is as enthralling as...More

2  Thank Thomas W
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

It's one of the most beautiful places you need to visit, I feel sad for what's happening over there, Our prayers for the people and the country.

1  Thank Najem S
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Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

One of the many places that take you back to the golden age of this type of architecture in the oldest city in the world "Damascus " has many features to give a very beautiful idea about this country's amazing history of traditions and culture

Thank Majd A
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Reviewed 22 November 2014

Amazing sample of the Syrian traditional houses with all of its beautiful yards and fountains, it's a must seen site

1  Thank WassimSyr
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Reviewed 3 September 2014

It is a beautiful and traditional palace of the region,a calm and quite place .keep it in your list. Please keep in mind,visit Syria only when the situation is favorable.

1  Thank Zaman B
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Reviewed 23 April 2014

If visiting the Old City of Damascus, this is a 'must' to see. A beautiful traditional palace with courtyards and fountains and historic chambers in magnifiicent traditional design and settings. Well laid out. Informative and very attractive.

Thank AndrewA64
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Reviewed 22 November 2013

Very nice house, we love it really a lot It shows the reach families how they lived in Damascus at early times , wake distant to national museum which you can spend full day enjoying.

Thank Am A
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