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Al-Attarine Madrasa, Fes

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Architectural Building · Tourist Spot
Admire the intricate tiling and wood carvings of Al-Attarine Madrasa, an educational institution renowned for the beauty of its building. For a small fee, you can step into the scenic courtyard and enjoy the ornate decor of the historic building. A marvel of Islamic architecture, the structure features delicate tile work and stucco wall ornaments, while detailed carvings dot its cedar wood arches. PutAl-Attarine Madrasa into our Fes route maker site and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • This is the second finest Medersa of Fez. It is a medieval Koranic School. It is named after the perfumers located in the spice and perfume market nearby. It was built in 1325 by the Merenid sultan...  more »
  • We had to walk for some time in the maze that is Fes, in order to get to Al-Attarine Madrasa. We had read a bit about it so we were determined to visit. And we were so glad we did. This is fine...  more »
  • Beautiful courtyard with traditional Moroccan designs..Went with a guide, entrance fee is 20 dh. Worth a visit.
  • Please visit this place with experienced guide, you will see much more!

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