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.

Mausoleum of Mouley Ismail: Tours & Tickets

All photos (259)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Rue Palais, Meknes, Morocco
Improve This Listing
Mausoleum of Mouley Ismail Tours and Tickets
from US$29.00
More Info
from US$40.00
More Info
from US$134.98
More Info
from US$163.10
More Info
from US$118.11
More Info
from US$4,000.00
More Info
See all tours & tickets
Reviews (343)
Filter reviews
130 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Traveller rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews non muslims worth a visit tile mosaics resting place take pictures great history morocco passage
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 130 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful structure very well restored. We had the fortune to be the only 4 visitors (me and my wife and another french couple) in the morning and the atmosphere was simply amazing. It worths the price, in particular the room for the ablutions of...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank paolofE5979JM
Reviewed August 11, 2019

Unless you are Muslim you cannot go in here but you can peek in and see some of the amazing Moroccan architecture and tilework which you can probably see similarly in other old buildings in Morocco. This is a very sacred place, the tomb of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank milliesmum2016
Reviewed August 6, 2019

I went here with my Moroccan host family. it's beautiful and interesting. The people were nice and welcoming. I would suggest dressing conservative in this town.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank FFXpumpkin04
Reviewed July 17, 2019 via mobile

This highlight of Meknes is closed for renovation. No information available about when it will re-open. With also Dar Jamaï closed without further notice, Meknes becomes less of an attraction.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 294matthiasv
Reviewed June 1, 2019

An interesting site for sure and looked very nice from the outside but sadly we could not go inside as the place was closed due to it being the ramadan season. Check before you arrive if it is open.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Menekag
Reviewed May 8, 2019

Resting place of Sultan Moulay Ismail, one of the few sacred sites in Morocco open to non-Muslims. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Donald B
Reviewed April 14, 2019

I’m not creative enough to conjure words of that significance. The passage is from Thomas Gray’s 1751 “Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard”. Moulay Ismail was one of Morocco’s most notorious sultans, who ruled the country from 1672–1727, dying five years before the birth of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank DeanMurphy2020
Reviewed April 5, 2019 via mobile

Disappointing that the major tourist site for visiting Meknes remains closed, with no information available either that it remains closed or when it will reopen.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 47ontheroadagain
Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

We were told it has been closed for the last 3 years.. looked like a nice imperial building from outside but outside not enough to make it worth a visit . No information of when it will open again .. disappointed as it was on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank biyya123
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Sadly the mausoleum was closed. No signs and no indication when it might be open. Not performance! Looked good in the pics on Trip Advlsor, so we were disappointed.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Joel_Lied
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 nearby hotels
Ibis Meknes Hotel
458 reviews
1.04 km away
Riad Palais Didi
75 reviews
1.13 km away
Riad Anne de Meknes
35 reviews
1.21 km away
Hotel Belle Vue
47 reviews
1.43 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 100 nearby restaurants
Restaurant Baraka
243 reviews
.60 km away
666 reviews
.67 km away
Riad Ma Boheme
323 reviews
.48 km away
Restaurant Osaka Ait Ben Assou
72 reviews
.62 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 28 nearby attractions
Bou Inania Medersa
257 reviews
.85 km away
Bab El-Khemis Gate
90 reviews
.92 km away
Meknes Medina
909 reviews
.29 km away
El Hedim Square
374 reviews
.37 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
November 24, 2018|
Response from Dimitri J |
No, but it's still closed
Google Translation