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Palais d'Ahmed Bey

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The last Ottoman Bey’s Palace

This huge palace complex ( 5600 sq m) with 266 columns, courtyards and many rooms was built between... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
Istanbul, Turkey
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So incredibly powerful to see the restored palace, also the entire area surrounding it is filled... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Malia B
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

This huge palace complex ( 5600 sq m) with 266 columns, courtyards and many rooms was built between 1826-1835. The last Bey unfortunately, could live here for only 2 years as in 1837, Algeria was taken as a colony by the French who made this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

So incredibly powerful to see the restored palace, also the entire area surrounding it is filled with shops, market stalls and some great restaurant!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Malia B
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We enjoyed this location very much because although it is in the middle of downtown, once you are inside, the noises from outside disappear. The calm and serene feeling inside the castle is just amazing. Walk through the castle and see the beautifully detailed artwork...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank algsunshine
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

İt is a palace that has interesting history. You may see ottoman goverment method via architecture of that palace. Location, rooms, garden. Geniue.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank hk61kr
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Very old castle were used to live Ahmed Bay the gouverneur of Constantine now is as a museum nice to see

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Akrambenmak
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The palace is really lovely. It's beautifully decorated and has been restored to most of its former glory. The gardens and the layout ensure some escape from the heat. There are English and French speaking guides available (included in the ticket price of 200 dinar),...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank lalalalinder
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Ahmed bey castle is a beautiful place to visit with an amazing ottoman, when you enter there it takes you centuries back to the ottoman era. The castle is very well located in the city center.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank mohamed z
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Ahmed Bey was well traveled. Various places he had been to were rendered in paint on the palace walls. The paint was peeling and moisture damaged at the time of my visit. The palace and its Bey are important to the history of Algeria....More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank rob2269
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Amazing touch for the Ottoman civilization and history,its highly recommened to be visited.Very easy reachable location

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank fayeq-alnatour
Reviewed 15 April 2016

The Palais is a wonderful historic place that transfers you back to the time of the Ottoman Empire and the life in it. It has been restored and all the main parts and rooms can be visited. This is a place where the Ottoman and...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Мария В
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