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Reviewed 6 days ago

A part of university of Granada, it used to be a madrassa (muslim school n college with hostel). Many renowned Muslim scholars studied in it e.g imam Shatib and Ibn e Khuldun. It's in an alley and we discovered it by chance near cathedral which...More

Thank Kasturi K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is the hidden gem of the historic center!!! Unbelievable design for an Andalucian school . After ur visit you can go to alcaicaria where you will find a number of souvenirs shops with moderate prices.

Thank Sawsan H
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Nice place for a visit near the Cathedral! It’s not too big, but rooms with intricate muqarnas vaults you can see there up close we’re really beautiful! The opening hours are rather limited, so check them out before ten visit.

Thank CatherineBulg
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We had a wonderful tour in the city center. Our guide Rocio is great! She gives precise and interesting information over all the important places around the center.

Thank lucyjianji23
Reviewed 13 June 2018

From the Moors era, this small building served as a mosque and as a college as well. It is a very short visit. You can see in the walls that later was transformed into a catholic place.

Thank Salvador H
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Located near the Cathedral, the exterior is a magnificent and elaborate piece of Spanish baroque architecture, hiding a complex interior which retains the only Nasrid architecture remaining in the area. The building has had a chequered history. Originally a college, in the main area of...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Nie islamic elements, well preserved and free of charge. Just visit if you are around, 5 minutes or less

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 5 May 2018

A most impressive building worth having a look at .Once an Arabic University founded in 1349 by Yusuf and now Part of the University of Granada and opposite from the Capilla Real

Thank ab2pcs
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Reminiscent of the Mezquita Cathedral in Cordoba, but very well preserved. Walls were covered with plaster which saved the intricate artwork underneath. Used to be a university during Moorish times.

Thank Marco_Battuta
Reviewed 14 April 2018

I really loved my visit to the Madraza. The architecture and design is very much like the Alhambra but I had the prayer room to myself here and wasn't in the tourist scrum of the Nasrid palaces. You have time to appreciate the intricacy of...More

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