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The poet's madrassa

This imposing complex was built by 5,000 slaves that were promised their freedom once the madrassa... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
Adele M
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Milan, Italy
Another Great Madrasah

Another wonderful site Another Islamic School also full of tourist shops All Madrasah are built on... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2014
navyfenton
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Melbourne, Australia
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22 Aug 2018
“The poet's madrassa”
2 Nov 2014
“Another Great Madrasah”
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

This imposing complex was built by 5,000 slaves that were promised their freedom once the madrassa was complete, but fearing (probably quite rightly) this might not happen, they took out their anger on the project manager and murdered him inside the unfinished madrassa in 1720.An...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2014

Another wonderful site Another Islamic School also full of tourist shops All Madrasah are built on the same floor plan Watch your head when entering the rooms. all the madrasahs are magnificent and well worth a visit

3  Thank navyfenton
Reviewed 25 September 2014

You will visit this part of a tourist days itinary.Mostly similar to the other ones.You can go around in less than ten minutes unless you want to spend more time.Like others full of souvenirs shops.

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Reviewed 17 December 2011

All Khiva sites are amazing...you must see how the real life is going on...city is still active and the buildings are still used...excellent desitinations...Visit all buildings like Madrasahs, you will enjoy a lot..

1  Thank FatihErmihan
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