Villa Abd-el-Tif, Algiers

4.2
#8 of 11 in Museums in Algiers
Once a haven for prestigious artist residencies, today Villa Abd-el-Tif houses the headquarters of the Algerian Agency for Cultural Radiation (AARC). Formerly, the villa served as an artist's residence for painters and sculptors, but fell into disrepair after Algeria gained independence. Amble around the ornate architecture that has been restored over the years. Notice the mixture of masonry work such as marble, stone, and sandstone. Plan your Villa Abd-el-Tif visit and explore what else you can see and do in Algiers using our Algiers holiday builder website.
Create an itinerary including Villa Abd-el-Tif
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Villa Abd-el-Tif Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
18 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Only a local connection can get you through the door and then it is surprising... few still remain, unlike in Marrakech and elsewhere in Morocco where Dar and Riad style houses are still plentiful.  more »
  • Pretty run down by european standards, but great location...a must visit if there is a concert on. Its the old artist in residence complex, and has attractive architecture, views across the bay and...  more »
Places to stay near Villa Abd-el-Tif

Plan your trip to Algiers

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Museums in Algiers

4.2
Duration:2 h
4.6
Duration:1 h 30 min
3.8
Duration:30 min

Historic Sites in Algiers

3.4
Duration:2 h
4.3
Duration:2 h
4.4
Duration:2 h
3.4
Duration:30 min

Side trips from Algiers

3.7
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.4
Duration:8 h
5.0
Duration:1 h 30 min

Hidden gems in Algiers

4.2
Duration:2 h
4.1
Duration:2 h
4.3
Duration:2 h
4.1
Duration:2 h

Nearby attractions in Algiers

4.1
Duration:2 h
3.9
Duration:2 h
3.2
Duration:2 h
5.0
Duration:2 h