A rare shrine open to non-Muslims, Mausoleum of Mouley Ismail features intricate tiling and stucco ornaments, as well as fountain-adorned courtyards, painted in a yellowish hue. Although non-Muslims can wander the halls, approaching the tomb of one of the country's most revered rulers is reserved solely for Muslim visitors. Put Mausoleum of Mouley Ismail on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Meknes day trip website .
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Mausoleum of Mouley Ismail Reviews
Mauzoleum wzniesione zostało w 1703 roku, jeszcze za życia sułtana. Kiedy go tu pochowano, miejsce stało się celem pielgrzymek. Podobno mauzoleum jest dostępne także dla ludzi wyznających inną niż isl... more »The mausoleum was erected in 1703 years, still in the life of the Sultan. When he was buried here, the place became the destination of pilgrims. Apparently, the mausoleum is also available to people who have a different religion than Islam, but in Ramadan, probably not available, because we are not admitted. We saw only a beautifully carved gate.
Unless you are Muslim you cannot go in here but you can peek in and see some of the amazing Moroccan architecture and tilework which you can probably see similarly in other old buildings in Morocco. T... more »
Around it was very nice to walk and take pictures, but unfortunately when I visited it was closed for renovation. However, it is a must visit area in Meknes, Morocco where you will find very intriguing bazaar to shop and admire.
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