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Address: 8 Zankat America, Tangier 90000, Morocco
Phone Number:
+212 5399-35317
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10:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 17:00
Sat 10:00 - 15:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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The only US Historic Monument outside the United States, TALIM includes a...

The only US Historic Monument outside the United States, TALIM includes a public museum, research library accessible by appointment only, and a community Arabic Literacy Program. Admission 20 dirhams per person. Museum opening hours are Monday-Friday 10h-17h and Saturdays 10h-15h. Guided tours available for supplemental fee.

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the building kept all the historical vibes it s interesteing to discover throught the USA Morrocan relations the Tanger History the display is nice the building in good... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Mankato, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I must admit I was expecting from this space. Historically significant as gift from the sultan and the first U.S. building abroad under President Washington, Morocco recognized the U.S. as a legitimate power. Interesting bits of information, but it left me unfulfilled.

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Ouarzazate
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

the building kept all the historical vibes it s interesteing to discover throught the USA Morrocan relations the Tanger History the display is nice the building in good shape there is a beautiful terrace to make a break the book shop propose interesting references let s go

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Anjouan17, General Manager at American Legation, responded to this review

We are very happy that you enjoyed your visit to the Legation. Thanks for your kind comments More 

Tangier, Morocco
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must visit for travelers to Tangiers. Located at the portals of the Medina or Old City, the Legation is a museum, center for learning, and outreach -- all in one.

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Warren, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for historical facts. A bit of folklore. A bit of art and books from American artists. The building is beautiful and well preserved.

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Armacao de Pera, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice historical place in Tanger, an occidental bridge in a very typical Medina. It's a strange and strong sensation to be here, like a come back in time.

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Thanks for your kind comments. We hope you enjoyed your visit to Tanger. More 

Columbus, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The American Legation Museum is a must-see for all American history buffs... also for those interested in author/composer Paul Bowles. This is THE only U.S. National Park (technically a national monument) outside of the U.S., also the longest continuous U.S. embassy in the world. Additionally, there are peaceful and beautiful gardens and lovely rooms to wander around. Hours are limited... More 

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Thanks for your kind comments. We hope you enjoyed your visit to Tanger and to Morocco. Happy travels! More 

Tangier, Morocco
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the first American consulate in the world. Right now, It contains a library and a museum. There are many belongings to Paul bowls there as well. It is located in the old part of the medina but not very difficult to access.

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Corpus Christi, Texas, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful! A must visit if you enjoy history! Satisfied both my young children and my pre teen! Hard to find and so happy we had a guide take us there.

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Thanks so much for your kind remarks. We hope you enjoyed your visit to Tangier. More 

London
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting aspects different americans and diplomats living in Tangier, and room dedicated to Paul Bowles. Interesting war model replica donated by the Forbes family.

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Thanks for visiting the Legation. We hope you enjoyed your visit to (windy!) Tangier. Best wishes More 

Alexandria, Egypt
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Sultan of Morocco included "Americaines" vaguely in a list of trading partners during the American Revolution, which seems to have been interpreted as diplomatic recognition, so Morocco is the first country to have recognized the U.S. Anyway, the museum is interesting for its displays on U.S. connections to Morocco. If you're not an American, however, I can't imagine why... More 

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Anjouan17, General Manager at American Legation, responded to this review

Thanks for visiting the Legation and your kind remarks. We hope you enjoyed your visit to Tangier. We're also on the list of Moroccan landmarks and work our neighbors to preserve Tangier's historic old medina. Best wishes and thank you again. More 

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