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Marrakech, Morocco

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WHAT TO SEE & DO MARRAKECH ATTRACTIONS


MUSEUMS

Museum of Marrakech and Medersa Ben Yousef
Place Ben Youssef
Marrakech Medina
212-24-39-09-11/12
Open daily 9:30 a.m-6 p.m. Closed May 1 and on religious holidays. Run by the association Les Amis de Marrakesh, the museum holds paintings and other artifacts.

Majorelle Garden and Museum of Islamic Art
Majorelle Garden
Avenue Yacoub El Mansour
Open daily 8 a.m.-noon and 2 p.m.-5 p.m. in winter; 8 a.m.-noon and 2 p.m.-7 p.m. summer. Designed by the French artist Jacques Majorelle, the garden houses beautiful exotic plants as well as the Museum of Islamic Art, whose collection includes works by the artist.

FOLKLORIC SHOWS

Chez Ali
212-24-30-77-30
www.ilove-marrakesh.com/chezali
Enjoy a Moroccan feast while watching a spectacle of dancers, musicians, acrobats, horsemen and magicians.

SHOPS

CLOTHING

Chez Brahim
Souk Semmarine No 82
Marrakech Medina
061-55-19-68
Sells beautiful quality Moroccan slippers (babouches) in a huge range of colors at reasonable prices.

L’Ourika – Tazi Freres
77 daffa Warbaa
Souk Semmarine
Marrakech Medina
212-24-44-09-65
For Moroccan clothing for men and women—off the rack or tailor-made in high quality fabrics. Also carries a good range of antique pottery and jewelry.

Galerie City Look
43 Ave Mohammed V
Gueliz
212-24-44-98-81
Modern leather clothing, shoes, luggage. Clothing made to measure in 24 hours.

BOOKS

FNAC Berbere
Souikat Laksour No. 64
Marrakech Medina
212-24-44-34-17
Comprehensive range of books on Moroccan arts and crafts in French and English.

SPICES, PERFUMES

Herboriste Avicenne
Rahba Lakdima
Souk Laghzel 172-174
Marrakech Medina
061-51-41-97

Herboristerie Malih
Mellah No. 184
068-04-87-95

ANTIQUE JEWELRY

Al Yed Gallery
66 Fhal Chidmi
Mouassine
212-24-44-29-95

Zimroda
128 Dar el Bacha
Bab Doukkala
Marrakech Medina
212-24-44-31-12


MORE MARRAKECH INFORMATION


(Updated: 06/02/08 HC)


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