Ben Youssef Medersa Morocco

Probably the most beautiful building in Marrakesh, the Ben Youssef Medersa is a medieval Islamic school featuring intricate woodwork, stucco, and student dormitories with balconies.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
248419
Names
Ali ben Youssef Medersa Arabic
Ben Youssef Medersa
Coordinates
31.6320001° N, 7.9881871° W
Dates
14th cent.; 1560s

Location Map

Map showing the location of Ben Youssef Medersa, Marrakesh, Morocco. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

Aerial View

Aerial view of Ben Youssef Medersa, Marrakesh, Morocco. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.