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Bou Inania Medersa, Fes

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Architectural Building · Tourist Spot
See one of the oldest functioning religious colleges in the country at Bou Inania Medersa, a historic institution known for its elaborate architecture. Built between 1350 and 1357, the building stands as one of the best-preserved examples of Marinid architecture, boasting latticed woodwork and geometric tile decorations around the entrance and throughout the interiors. Put Bou Inania Medersa and other Fes attractions into our Fes road trip app, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • This was a great stop in the old medina of Fes. Try to have your camera ready to take some ancient architectural designs  more »
  • Beautiful architectural tile and woodwork in the heart of the Medina. Escape the chaos, and relax a while inside.  more »
  • Beautiful Madrasa, entrance via past the rainbow street. Quite a quick visit though, not much areas to explore. Need to pay entrance fee. Closes by evening.
  • Absolutely stunning and gorgeous. I could look at the carved woodwork all day. Cost us 20 dirham each to enter. When you leave the courtyard, the lady will tell you to go right down a hallway. Don't be disappointed. There's nothing there.

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