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Musee des Sources de Lalla Mimouna

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A Unique Experience Powered by a Love for Morocco

Everyone should go out of their way to visit this museum. The passion of the owner and curator... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Nick S
Sydney, Australia
Open air museum and worthy cause for all

We visited this nice museum in the middle of nowhere on the road from Merzouga to Dades valley. Its... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Thomas W
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Tinjdad, Errachidia 52000, Morocco
+ 212 357 86 798
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Everyone should go out of their way to visit this museum. The passion of the owner and curator, Zaid Abbou, who has been collecting the artefacts for 40 odd years comes through and is a wonderful host. Zaid's passion for cleaning up Morocco (in terms...More

Thank Nick S
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

We visited this nice museum in the middle of nowhere on the road from Merzouga to Dades valley. Its near to the Oasis Museum so you can visit both but definitely give this one preference of your time as its a worthier visit. It deals...More

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We stopped here on a whim based on a blip in my Moon travel book, and I'm so glad we did! It was so rich in the history of Morocco, and gave me more insight than any of the reading I had done before our...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Well built and reconstructed, friendly owner with los of interesting information. Thanks for the visit

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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Spent an enjoyable and informative time here, and as we were the only tourists at the time, we had the opportunity to talk with Zaid and ask lots of questions. The story behind the sources and the new development here is really interesting.

Thank Paradise737701
Reviewed 20 February 2018

The time spent in the Sources Lalla Mimouna Museum was probably the best invested 50 dirhams of our trip. It was breathtaking, and very emotional to see the amount of love and passion that Zaid put into not only the making and caring for this...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

It's really a good place. it's embodies all moroccan history components, as well as the Moroccan Jew. I advise you to visit it really wonderful

Thank Manal T
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Zaid is quite an interesting character. He has traveled a lot around the world and speaks a lot of languages fluently. If you don't speak French or English he will also explain everything in German. The collection of Moroccon history is exceptional. You learn a...More

Thank Florian v
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Our family spent two wonderful weeks in Morocco this past April. One of the most surprising enchanting places we stopped at was Musee des Sources de Lalla Mimouna. The artist/owner, Monsieur Zaid Abbou, has worked all his adult life to restore the clean sweet springs...More

Thank LisaEmeraldHills
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I made sure that I visited this museum after reading the fantastic reviews here. The location seemed rather remote and I was not sure if it opened on the first day of Ramadan. But it did open. Mr. Zaid showed me around patiently. There was...More

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