Kairaouine Mosque, Fes

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Founded in 857 by a wealthy woman from Tunisia, the Kairaouine is the second-largest mosque in Morocco and the country's spiritual center. Its minaret, dating from 956, is Morocco's oldest.

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318978
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Names
Kairaouine Mosque
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Fes el Bali (Medina), Fes, Morocco
Fes, Morocco
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34.064719° N, 4.973239° W
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

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