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Nejjarine Museum of Wood Arts and Crafts

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Pl. Nejjarine, Fes 30030, Morocco
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All reviews beautiful building musical instruments roof terrace worth a visit on display interesting exhibits nice collection central courtyard entrance fee mint tea tile work take photos old city restored french caravanserai fondouk
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

i like the buildind. a riad. nice details and woodwork. in each room you have some woodwork exposed. on top the is a terras where you can enjoy the view.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BilgeM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My father and I visited this place as we were told that there were so many interesting tools, crafts, and musical instruments in the museum. However, we were happily surprised by the beautiful details on the door frames, columns and walls. Don't forget to stop...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank doctorbilly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really it had an unforgettable experience in the old Medina of fes during our tour around Morocco . We really love this Museum . Highlly recommended

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank roger d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You cannot photograph the artifacts in the museum but in fact, the building and its fountain are the real attraction. The delicacy of the carving and the beautiful architecture are just amazing. It is also a quiet and cool place to sit for a minute...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DeganWalters
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unlike some other museums you are not overwhelmed by lots of small items. This museum has lovingly collected wooden furniture,carvings and utensils from local houses and carefully displayed them.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TrueBrit_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful but to difficult to find. We try to have a look a round but this two days we went to visit, was close so just only we see the door and fountain.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank festycrisocio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting place that tell us about the history of Morocco wood arts and masterpieces,and variations of wooden materials used.Nice terrace and friendly staff.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank pikse2000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

1. A simple and small museum in a plain riad-style building with a good selection of wood articles through the centuries. 2. The small roof terrace has good views, sunshades and a small selection of drinks and snacks. 3. Recommended for a rest for your...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Normann A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're interested in Moroccan crafts and woodworking, you'll like this museum. The wood carving on the interior of the building is amazing. The displays are good - no photos allowed of the exhibits. The terrace has a great view of Fez and a cafe...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Spudrunner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to the Nejjarine Museum of Arts and Crafts in Fes and was awed by the levels of craftsmanship attained using rather primitive albeit increasingly ingenious tools. The displays were well done and organized. If tools are not your.thing, then the artistry or antiquity...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Emma B
1 December 2016|
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Response from africanmatrix | Reviewed this property |
Hi Emma Friday mornng most (but not all) shops and restaurants within the Medina are closed - Muslim holy day. But in the afternoon many re-open. I didn't try to visit the museum on a Friday. If possible go on another day... More
24 November 2016|
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Response from rudabah2016 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I recall the big metal scales at the Nejjarine Musuem were used by merchants in earlier times. They have not been newly installed.