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Dar Batha Museum

Place du Batha Fez, Fes 30030, Morocco
212 55 63 41 16
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This Hispano-Moorish palace houses a fine collection of traditional Fez crafts, the most admirable being the country’s famous cobalt blue pottery.
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Place du Batha Fez, Fes 30030, Morocco
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212 55 63 41 16
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"interesting exhibits"
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"sacred music"
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"moroccan art"
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"worth a visit"
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"the main attraction"
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"arts and crafts"
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"take pictures"
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"gardens"
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"palace"
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

We walked a short distance from the Fes medina to this museum of Moroccan art housed In a late 19th- century Andalusian palace built by Moulay el Hassan. A small display of pottery, clothing, jewellery, carpets and assorted coffee pots. You are not allowed to...More

Thank Kathleen K
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

This is a wonderful wway to look at a variety of components that contribute to the culture. Everything from clothing and jewelry to weapons and hand tools are on display with okay narratives. This was to us the best of the classic museums in Fes...More

Thank Zarilla
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Batha palace complex was made in the end of 19th century in Andalusian-Moorish style as a Sultan`s Hassan I dwelling space and a guest house for important visitors. Only his succesor, Sultan Abdelaziz used it after, but not for longer period. In this palace he...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017

Very accessible museum, i think we paid 2-3 euros to get in. Old morrocan artefacts to be seen, I've seen some from the 12th century! Note: Can't take pictures of the artifacts

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Full disclosure - I did not enjoy my time in Fes and we ended up cutting our time short and moving on.... That said, The Dar Batha Museum is a great place to see the long history of artisan tradition that is still very much...More

1  Thank Zachary D
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

A small museum, a little of the beaten track. But it contains some lovely artefacts ... scrolls & manuscripts, traditional clothes and ornaments & jewellery ... treasures to find. Well worth an hour's visit and the 1 euro entry fee. Do wander in the gardens...More

Thank deeveedubai
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Tried a few times to visit but no information and always closed! Hope to be back and visit, including the garden and maybe the music festival

Thank Maria Beatrice A
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

This palace provides a very good overview of the craftsmanship in the region. The architectural features and details were amazing!

Thank IanSydney2014
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

If you enjoy handicrafts this is a good museum to get a feel of the work created around Fes. It is a small but decent collection and uncrowded.

Thank Judy K
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

A real retreat from the heat and bustle - built around lovely gardens and all very open and light. Wide variety of interesting exhibits to browse.

Thank KoreG
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coasttraveller2015
15 May 2015|
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Response from Cynthia C | Reviewed this property |
When I was there in May of this year, it was open. They call it Musee Batha in Fes.
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