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The madrassah is closed presently for restoration. However the walk in the medina to the madrassah was very interesting. We found lots of shopping at great prices. The museum attached to the madrassah was open.In need of an upgrade but found the pottery to be...More
The Ben Youssef Madrasa was a center of learning for over 6 centuries. The madrasa was founded at the beginning of the 14th century by the Moroccan monarch Abu el Hassan. It was enlarged and elegantly redecorated in 1570 during the Saadian dynasty, housing 900...More
Amazing architecture and incredible interior details. Stunning building, that is a must-see. Could be a bit challenging, if you try to find the madrasa on your own, because it is in the medina, which is a real maze.
We have been in Marrakech twice with the intention of visiting the Ben Yousef Madrasa but not having had the time.
This time we sat out to visit the School as our no. 1 priority only to find out it was closed due to renovation....More