Maison De La Photographie, Marrakesh

Currently Closed
  • Address: Street 46 Rue Fassi, Marrakesh, Morocco
  • Timings: 09:30 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: 212-0524385721
  • Ticket Price: 40 MAD
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Museum, Specialty Museum
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About Maison De La Photographie, Marrakesh

Ask any visitor of Maison de La Photographie about their experience at this eclectic museum, they would most probably call it a haven in the hustle bustle of Marrakech. Masion de La Photographie is so much more than that; it is a glimpse of the old, ensnaring Marrakech , photographs that document the evolution of this mesmerizing place. Patrick Menach and Hamid Mergani have contributed close to 4500 photos that date back to 1870s and speak of a charming, more laid back Marrakech.

Do pop in at the beautiful terrace café that offers refreshing mint tea and breathtaking views.

Maison De La Photographie Information

  • One can buy copies of the photos at the gift shop.
  • The museum is spread across floors, there is no facility of a lift which could be an issue for those with mobility issues.
  • You can also carry your own camera.

How To reach Maison De La Photographie by Public Transport

  • The city sight seeing bus will drop you at the Ben Youssef Medersa which is very close to this museum.

Restaurants Near Maison De La Photographie

  • The museum has a terrace cafe.

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Things to Know Before Visiting Maison De La Photographie

  • 95% of people who visit Marrakesh include Maison De La Photographie in their plan

  • 44.83% of people start their Maison De La Photographie visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Maison De La Photographie

Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday

62.78% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Maison De La Photographie

People normally club together Musee De Marrakech and Koubba Almoravid while planning their visit to Maison De La Photographie.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Maison De La Photographie, Marrakesh Reviews

  • Although we've been several times in Marrakech, it's the first time we visit this lovely little museum! It's well hidden yet really easy to find when you look for it. It has more to offer than great pictures for photography lovers; it's a piece of history told in these walls. When your visit is done, don't miss the couscous on the rooftop terrace restaurant! It's a very good restaurant with a beautiful view!

  • The museum terrace restaurant is nice, start from the top midday with some tea and lunch and make your way down the three floors. Good collection ! Photos donated by Nicholas Mueller(from Hungary)’s daughter was interesting, so is the documentary on Trekking in the early period seeing barbares in the Atlas mountains. I was most surprised by the varied genetic phenotypes in their faces. Some intense stares from those faces coming back at you. I loved it!

  • A small collection of beautiful photography. A place where you can escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. It has a very nice rooftop terrace overlooking the whole city, where we ate one of the tastiest tagines. The entrance fee allows you to return as many times as you want, so we returned again just for the food.

  • The rooftop terrace is a big plus. Spend around 45 minutes to look att pictures and read about it. Then enjoy a glass of lemon-mint juice on the terrace. Save your ticket to come back another day.

  • Beautiful pictures and a beautiful terrasse as well. Definitely worth the 40 MAD! They also have really nice postcards for 5MAD!

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