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Photography Museum of Marrakech

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
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The Photography Museum has opened its doors in the heart of Marrakesh since May 2009.A private collection of 8000 photographs was gathered, this collection is only about Morocco and covers the period 1870 to 1950.The exposition contains hundreds of...more
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46, Rue Souk Ahal Fassi, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 5243-85721
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All reviews roof terrace maison de la photographie interesting photos black and white photos great terrace nice collection worth a visit on display atlas mountains for sale moroccan history beautiful building mint tea entrance fee tagine high atlas prints
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ok museum, not so many interesting pix. But the view from the rooftop terrace of the Atlas Mountains is amazing!

Thank victoriaxyz
Reviewed 2 days ago

The collection of photographs here is world class and worth the trouble it is to find it (it's difficult to find anything in the Marrakech Medina). There are several floors of exhibits of old Marrakech and surrounding Berber desert cities. It is owned and run...More

Thank flaneur40
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Take a drink on the terrace for a nice view of the city. Art work was great and loved the building architecture

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Intriguing to see how things were in the near past, the clothing and jewellery being very impressive.

Thank Sitalral85
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This delightful little museum set in a foundouk (ancient lodging house for travelers and their animals) is well worth a visit to get a flavour of old Marrakesh both with the building but also with the remarkable collection of old photographs from late 19th century...More

1  Thank 262sallyf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are passionate about photography and history about photography you have to visit this place. It’s a really nice building with an extraordinary terrace. Better to visit until the sunset and enjoy the sunset on the terrace drinking a coffee or tea. There are...More

Thank adimoise91
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend visiting the photography museum and especially the rooftop restaurant! We saw some of the best views from the top. The museum hold the oldest photos ever taken in Morocco. Very interesting to see and well put together. The food was great as well!

Thank taraleemurphy
Reviewed 1 week ago

I read in many places to start my stay in Marrrakesh with this museum. Indeed, by watching these old photos of Morocco, you will have a better understanding of the country and how Western travellers saw it a century ago. However, iI found it extremely...More

Thank Erika K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely vintage pictures of Morocco. Pictures are from the 1850s including some from other cities such as Tangier and show how The country has changed over the years. Great views from the roof terrace.

Thank Frederick_BDH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the film show and all the old photos. Cafe on top floor Popular too. Has nice toilet inside museum very useful

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3 May 2017|
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Response from Mary R | Reviewed this property |
You can do organised trips to Berber Villages but I would definitely book this either through your hotel or your travel agent. On the way to the museum we were hassled constantly by locals who tried to get us to follow... More
23 March 2017|
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Response from MPM_Marrakech | Property representative |
Entrance fee : 40 Dhs ( 4 euro ), and free for children under 12.
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8 September 2015|
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Response from Marthinsen | Reviewed this property |
We visted the museum in March this year and according to the information I received at the entrance, you can order photographies from abroad. I have not purchased any myself, but you can find the available photographies with... More