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“non muslims” (13 reviews)
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Rue Palais, Meknes, Morocco
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Reviewed 29 April 2017

Our peregrine guide told us about the history of the mausoleum outside the building. Typical Moroccan architecture, beautiful mosaics, stunning gate. ? renovations will take till end of 2017. What we saw from the outside was amazing. Must do visit Hint: suitable footwear, camera, clothing...More

Thank Janr20
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We got there but we were informed that we cannot visit it due to some maintenance work. The building is nice though and similar to most of the mosques.

Thank Johnmir13
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Unfortunately the mausoleum was under renovation, and these works will take untill end of 2017. So unitill that time it is impossible to enter there.

2  Thank Joop V
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

U can't go inside by the way ..but standing in the alley ..u get to see a lot of the typical Moroccan architecture and the lovely gate . Basically it worked for us ..coz we even loved meandering all the little lanes and by lanes...More

1  Thank chandrapriti
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We were not allowed to go inside and no pictures. So our guide took us to the front of the building and explained the history of the intricate work on the ornate doors. The color green, representing a Muslim color was on the roof of...More

1  Thank Indiana_Jonesse
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is the resting place of one of the kings of Morocco whose surname was Ismaili. He was a direct decendent of the prophet Muhammad PBUH. In this mausoleum you can view his tomb, his son's tomb as well as inscriptions on the wall showing...More

1  Thank mo a
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

He is closed for renovation at the moment. If you want to go here, first check if its open.. Otherwhise you are also at a closed gate. When it happens. The bassin is 20 minutes walk from this point.

Thank maccie23
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I was lucky to see this Mausoleum before. Now was under reconstruction and will be change just to mosque and closed for non muslims.

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Not really much to see. We stopped heard the guides presentation, took a picture and moved on. Don't make a special stop.

Thank Pruguy
Reviewed 23 May 2016

The mausoleum is a wonderful piece of oriental architecture. The decorations in the mausoleum are impressive and of incredible detail. The access is free, but it might be closed now (april/may 2016) for restauration. When we were there the works were about to start.

1  Thank Iohannis
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