Andalusian gardens in Morocco designed by a Frenchman Tucked away in the Kasbah of Oudayas is the hideaway retreat of the Andalusian Gardens, a secluded park for you to stroll through and get some fresh air on those hot summer days, or relax after a hard day’s sight-seeing.
The Chellah or Shalla (Berber languages: Sla or Calla; Arabic: شالة ), is a medieval fortified Muslim necropolis located in the metro area of Rabat, Morocco, on the south (left) side of the Bou Regreg estuary. The Phoenicians established a trading emporium at the site and called it "Sala".
The Hassan Tower Hassan Tower or Tour Hassan (Arabic: صومعة حسان ) is the minaret of an incomplete mosque in Rabat, Morocco. Commissioned by Abu Yusuf Yaqub al-Mansur, the third Caliph of the Almohad Caliphate in 1195, the tower was intended to be the largest minaret in the world along with the mosque, also intended to be the world's largest.
L’appartement 22 is an independent space for art founded by curator Abdellah Karroum in Rabat in 2002. Most of L’appartement22’s projects are conceived specifically for the space, namely in the context of artists’ residencies that have been continuously developed since 2002.
The Mausoleum of Mohammed V (Arabic: ضريح محمد الخامس ) is a mausoleum located on the opposite side of the Hassan Tower, on the Yacoub al-Mansour esplanade in Rabat, Morocco. It contains the tombs of the Moroccan king and his two sons, late King Hassan II and Prince Abdallah.
Mechouar Park in Rabat: Find opening hours and directions, compare prices before booking, see photos, and read reviews The lavish, enormous Royal Palace's entrance is through The Mechouar gardens, which were painstakingly cared for among the major streets where military buildings rose up in the city. Armies of gardeners are responsible for them ...
Medina of Rabat - Fantastic Shopping in the City Center Rabat has been the capital city of Morocco since the French protectorate ended in the 1950's. Rabat is a modern coastal city, but the atmosphere is quite easy-going in comparison to Casablanca which is a booming metropolis.
The Mohammed VI Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MMVI) is a contemporary and modern art museum in Rabat, Morocco which opened in 2014. It is one of fourteen museums of the National Foundation of Museums of Morocco. The museum curates modern and contemporary Moroccan and international art.
Archaeological Museum, Rabat There are many Rabat Museums but the Archaeological Museum is regarded as the most defining authority if you want to peek into Morocco’s history. Built in 1932, the Museum displays archaeological recoveries made in this north-African nation that was home to many ancient civilizations. The Museum is often referred to as the National Museum since the National Museum Collection building is a part of its widespread premises.
The archeological Museum is located in the heart of downtown Rabat, the museum exhibits discovered remains of excavations of Banassa, Volubilis, Thameside and other archaeological sites. The building was completely renovated in 1958 under the supervision of Jean Boube the regional inspector of Antiquities.
Holy Resurrection Church (Russian: Церковь Воскресения Христова) in Rabat is the oldest of three functioning Orthodox churches in Morocco. It is under the jurisdiction of the Russian Orthodox Church. History. The first stone of the church was laid on July 6, 1931.