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Casa Museo Arabe de Caceres Yussuf al Burch

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Worth a visit to the Arab House

Visited recently open on Monday, with a very enthusiastic welcome. Rooms are interestingly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sulong56
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Caceres, Spain
Quirky!

A labor of love and an intimate look at the daily life of an upperclass Arab in Caceres... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
azjayhawks
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Tucson, Arizona
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Es una casa arabe original del siglo 12,conserva la estructura y está decorada para ambientar como vivían en la época , cimentada sonre restos romanos ,( suelo de marmol , fuente de leones y piezas de columnas) continuan en la casa. la inauguró el...more
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Calle Cuesta del Marques 4, 10003 Caceres, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited recently open on Monday, with a very enthusiastic welcome. Rooms are interestingly decorated and smell of incents throughout, strong but OK. Inexpensive and worthwhile if visiting Caseres old city.

Thank sulong56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A labor of love and an intimate look at the daily life of an upperclass Arab in Caceres. Fascinating and well worth the 3€.

Thank azjayhawks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This house is well worth a visit, a fascinating trip back in time. Beautiful courtyard, I loved it. Not a big house, but only €1,50 entrance fee, it won’t take you very long to visit, but i would definitely go back again if in the...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

a very nice old house, almost a bit kitschy with all the stuff assembled from around the arabic world, it is a pleasant vistit well worth the 1.50€ entrance fee.

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Reviewed 17 May 2018

We stumbled upon this house/museum while wandering the little streets of Carceres. How warm and inviting. Decorated in the style of its middle eastern past, it gives you a glimpse into life at that time. Beautifully decorated patio and don't miss the baths in the...More

Thank nottinghall
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Based in a 12th century house, this charming museum is full of atmosphere and articles from the Moorish past. The house/museum is the result of the effort of one man and you can sense the love and affection he has for it. It will only...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Very interesting to see how the Moorish people lived. Lots of interesting knick knacks to look at. No entrance fee, donations only.

Thank Diane E
Reviewed 25 June 2017

As other have said this is a lovely small museum. The owner is very helpful and friendly and makes sure you don't miss parts such as the amazing bath area under ground. It's very atmospheric and certainly worth finding. We couldn't find it and then...More

1  Thank toniShanghai
Management response:Responded 6 August 2017

Thank so much for you visit and opinión, we are nice turist like you will be welcome .

Reviewed 27 May 2017

Beautifully decorated old Arab house in Caceres, giving a nice impression of traditional arab culture.

Thank RBU
Management response:Responded 12 June 2017

Thank you for your visit, nice to you will comming soon

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We were just walking by when I saw this little house with a sign "museo". I peeked inside and was completely enthralled. It was a walk into a different culture and time. The young man told us it was free unless we wanted to donate...More

Thank ZBDDODA
Management response:Responded 18 April 2017

Thank you so much for appreciating our house, it is a pride that you think so beautiful about our museum. We want to come back soon😊

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