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Address: Rue Nekhaline, Fes, Morocco
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Only from the outside

Not much to see as you cannot get inside. Appreciating the place from outside is all you can do. You can drive by the place and this is it.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 June 2016
Hong Kong, China
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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

Not much to see as you cannot get inside. Appreciating the place from outside is all you can do. You can drive by the place and this is it.

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Basque Country, Spain
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

This is interesting to see, especially if you are Spanish as this is the mosque in the Andalucian quarter of the medina. You can't enter but nice enough all the same. Nice to pass by.

Thank apritchy
Market Deeping, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 365 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Not a Muslim? Then your not getting in, like every Mosque in Fes! So it's a waste of time to even seek it out. Not much to see from the outside either. I just can't understand how people can rate these places so highly and it's definately NOT an attraction. Don't bother!

Thank DaveRuss
Fes, Morocco
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

If you come up the wide and steep steps from the medina it's a pretty front to the mosque, and can provide some interesting photographs, but that's your lot, you can't enter if you are none Muslim and the doors are nearly always closed so you can't see the interior. There are no cafes in the area, though, unusually there... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

One of the géant mosque in the andalous aerea very fameuse in the medina of fes the architecture was wonderful and the plaster work also very islamik and a realy wonderful. In friday we celebrate our prayer to many peaple gow there to lesen to the coran.

Thank abdelfettah e
Clemson, South Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2015

Like some of the other Fes attractions this site is a not really an "attraction" in the sense that it is site for tourists so if you are not in the area then dont put this on your must see but if you are in the area stop for a quick peek.

Thank imdarkside
Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2014

This mosque was the symbolic counterpart to the Qarawiyyine in the Andalous quarter; in Fez's very early history, the Qarawiyyine and Andalous quarters were separate cities on opposite sides of the river, with their own walls. They were later joined into one city and the Qarawiyyine mosque eventually overshadowed the Andalous mosque as the spiritual and symbolic heart of the... More 

1 Thank BobPraz
Lucerne, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2014

I was a bit disappointed by this mosque. Unlike some others of the great mosques I've encountered, this one has only one portal - or so it seemed to me at least. This one is nice though, and nicely decorated. From afar when you can see the minaret it's a nice view and the muezzin is also singing in a... More 

2 Thank Toni B
Tisovec, Slovakia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2013

It was a nice walk in the Andalusian quarter. Unfortunately the Sahrij medersa was closed and the mosque itself not open to non-muslims, but the staircase is very impressive as is the entrance portal. Much less touristic and false-guides- free.

2 Thank Orientoholic
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2011

Some great andalusian mosques throughout the city. You should see at least one before you leave.

1 Thank leanne_wishes

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