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
Address
Kaat Benahid
Marrakesh, Marrakesh
40000
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.