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The Bahia Palace

Cultural city tours

Located north of the Jewish quarter "The Mellah", the Bahia Palace is one of the masterpieces of Moroccan architecture. Built by intervals from 1859 to 1873 and then finalized in 1900, the palace lays on 8 acres and has 150 motley rooms set up around patios and gardens. The two periods of construction were initiated by two different men, Si Moussa and then his son Ahmed Ben Moussa, both viziers of their respective sultans.
The Bahia Palace is a must-do visit as today it is one of the jewel of Moroccan cultural heritage .
 

Distance : 900 meters. About 10 to 15 minutes walk.
Contact : Everyday except Fridays : 8.30am to 11.45am and from 2.30pm to 5.45pm.
Fridays : 8.30am to 11.30am and from 3pm to 5.45pm.

Prices : 10 dirham. About 1 €.
Address:
Palais de la Bahia, 5 Rue Riad Zitoun el Jdid
40000 MARRAKECH
MOROCCO
Access:
Follow the Berrima street, and it is just behind the Ferblantiers square.