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Beautiful place

Amazing place. Not only music museum, musical instruments but also the view from the terraces of... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
nourm664
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Rozmital pod Tremsinem, Czech Republic
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Hidden gem

Magnificent place, with loads of music history, that can be easily missed. Strongly recommend a... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
Banu3009
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Singapore, Singapore
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The home of Baron Rodolphe d'Erlanger, who was responsible for the blue and white color scheme of the town.
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1934 Rue Du 2 Mars, Sidi Bou Said 2026, Tunisia
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing place. Not only music museum, musical instruments but also the view from the terraces of the building.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nourm664
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Magnificent place, with loads of music history, that can be easily missed. Strongly recommend a stop when at Sidi Bou Said or Carthage area. The craftsmanship reflected on the walls and ceilings was just amazing. Check out the musical instruments - we were surprised to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Came for the view a couple of times. Great view of the Port and the walk up to the Palace is full of beautiful streets of with blue doors and white walls. The area is touristy, so get lost one of the many side streets...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Zac A
Reviewed 27 December 2017

A highlight of Sidi Bou Said and indeed of the Golfe de Tunis, the palace built by artist and music lover, Baron Rudolphe Erlanger merits a long visit. The palace, the grounds, the paintings he made, the musical instruments and research into Arab classical music,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

Our exceptional Tunisian guide, Aicha from Gil Travel, picked up on our interest in music and planned this "palace" tour when we were visiting the charming seaside town of Sidi Bou Said. The remarkable story of Rudolph d'Erlanger, his eclectic collection of musical instruments, the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Case_USA
Reviewed 11 December 2016

It`s actually a small palace above the city Sidi bu said . I had a nice memory of there. we held a great concert on Oct 2016 in Musiqat music festival. I didnt visit there as a tourist. but I suggest there if you want...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Hamid K
Reviewed 27 June 2016

A very beautiful place.The city is gorgeous.The amazing scenery. White-blue miracle.Visit you will not regret.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Ruslan D
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Awesome view , Nice people. Had a long walk till Dar Nejma. Very touristic place. Crafts & arts to buy, really cheap compared to Tunis.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Zaahira A
Reviewed 22 November 2015

This palace was built as a symbol of love by a French Baron who loved his wife and offered her this palace as a gift but now it was transformed years ago in the Mediterranean Arab Music Center and i had the occasion to visit...More

Date of experience: December 2014
3  Thank Lutfy D
Reviewed 5 October 2015

I had lived & worked in Tunisia for more than a year before I finally made it here to the palace called Ennejma Ezzahra (which apparently means "Star of Venus" in Arabic), built by the Baron Rudolpe d'Erlanger. And amazingly, in all that time, only...More

Date of experience: November 2014
6  Thank Renee S
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