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Dar Si Said Museum

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Address: Derb El Bahia - Riad Zitoun el-Jedid, Marrakech, Morocco
Phone Number:
212 (0) 24 44 24 64
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes

Here you’ll find a solid exhibition of historic and some contemporary...

Here you’ll find a solid exhibition of historic and some contemporary Moroccan art. The building itself is full of intricate Byzantine designs and colors.

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A place to go!! Only 1 euro, beautiful architecture and colors! I really loved. It! Highly recommend!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Lincolnshire, England
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27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most of the terrible reviews seem to relate to other places. Dar Si Said costs just 10dh (less than a € or £) and is a peaceful set of grand rooms and interesting artefacts with only a few tourists who have bothered to seek it out. It is worth it.

Thank Simon F
San Jose, California
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131 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After spending time in the Medina getting jostled by Moroccans and other tourist attractions with 100 mobile phone cameras in your place it's time to go here for a very tranquil, rewarding and intriguing visit. The upper story has majestic architecture, gorgeous jaw-dropping rooms and fascinating exhibitions. The outdoor space is a pleasant oasis full of chirping birds and beautiful... More 

Thank Steven M
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely displays, well described and very interesting decoration. Easy to find if you use the app Hip Marrakech.

Thank Maddyisretired
Sao Paulo, SP
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272 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A place to go!! Only 1 euro, beautiful architecture and colors! I really loved. It! Highly recommend!

Thank TSF15
Bangkok, Thailand
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36 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a big round in the old house like museum. Not a very big place,its a short trip so all must take.Get nice pictures for memory.

Thank Sunee S
Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand
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208 reviews
149 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This hidden gem is on a side street close to the Bahia Palace. It is well worth making the short detour to visit this collection of arts and crafts in another beautiful building.

Thank J K
Rome, Italy
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This restored riad is gorgeous and shows exquisite examples of crafts from pottery to rugs to various leather work. The 2 courtyards are beautiful, this is an oasis in the middle of the busy Kasbah.

Thank kellymedford
Casablanca, Morocco
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73 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

An interesting Palace, to discover old Moroccan architecture and lifestyle. It's from the 19th century and pretty luxurious.

Thank Mehdi T
Algiers, Algeria
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104 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

just another classic northwest africa museum. not much of information around, you have to study before you go.

Thank towfik2017
Oxford, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Not as well known as other museums so not busy. Gave a great insight to what life would have been like. Architecture is stunning.

Thank psthapeve

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