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Lovely visit

We stumbled across the museum by accident, and are really glad we did. A small 18th century house... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2018
Manchester, United Kingdom
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happy happy

lovely inside and history breathe taken.. weather grwat frendily people..well place out... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
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65 Rue Du Remparts Nord Medina, Sousse 4000, Tunisia
+216 73 220 529
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Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across the museum by accident, and are really glad we did. A small 18th century house, preserved to exactly how it was when people lived it in then. You are given a fact sheet in your chosen language on entrance which explains each...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2018

lovely inside and history breathe taken.. weather grwat frendily people..well place out spaceyis.. took by jeap. very dusty place

Thank Alanna D
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

A traditional house where some people still live. 4 Dinars, plus 1 Dinar for taking photos. I definitely recommend this place. There is a great terrace at the top with a wonderful view of Sousse.

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Reviewed July 12, 2018

Wanted to go up the tower as we had been told the views were wonderful - my other half doesn't like heights so I did the climb alone ; Not for the faint hearted - very claustrophobic, dark and in the heat quite a daunting...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed March 29, 2018

Visited this extraordinary town house on a former trip to Tunisia in 2008 and I do hope it has survived - didn't have time to find out this time. It is an absolute extravaganza, a totally over-the-top showplace for a 19th century grandee family. Not...More

Thank ross39
Reviewed February 7, 2018

We nearly passed right in front of this museum without seeing it! A view into the daily life of a Tunisian bourgeois family, with a helpful explicative printed fact sheet which is given when you buy your tickets. The interiors are well preserved and we...More

Thank piggy_in_paris
Reviewed November 29, 2017

Dar al saied which means in Arabic the Masters House The place original said to be an old palace expected that parts of it been built 3000 years ago. it is fabulous for the interior designs that reflects the Tunisian decoration art of whats called...More

1  Thank BasharAyyash
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

This is a museum where you get a glimpse of how traditional Tunisian live many years ago with bedrooms,bathroom,living room, kitchen, the star of the attraction is the tower where you walked all the way up to see the magnificent view below you which was...More

1  Thank kenkeh
Reviewed September 7, 2016

very interesting musieum , for traditional and tunisian old live, very cute coffee in the upstore , interested old clothes and other things

1  Thank bechir m
Reviewed May 22, 2016

A visit to this lovingly preserved museum / family home was recommended on a recent visit to Sousse. A complete delight. The family / owners gave a warm welcome and encouraged us to explore every nook and cranny of this beautifully preserved Arabic home. Don't...More

2  Thank Nicola B
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