• June 6, 2020

Monuments in Morocca you must visit it

 

Monuments in Morocca are an amazing and different such as palaces, grand gates, mosques and religious schools

Also, go to the world was talked about monument all over the world

Monuments in Morocca

Monuments in Morocca
Monuments in Morocca

Hassan II Mosque, Casablanca

Built to celebrate the previous king’s sixtieth birthday, Hassan II house of prayer in port is huge, bold,

and, to some, rather ostentatious. Sitting next to the water,

a part of the house of prayer truly overhangs

the ocean. one among the most important mosques within the world, the mighty prayer hall will hold

twenty five,000 worshippers. in contrast to several of Morocco’s spiritual sites, members of the general public

will observe the lavish interiors as a part of a tour.

The soaring tower reaches 210m (690 linear unit.) into the sky. each within and out, the house of prayer

shows the best Moroccan styles. Master artisans sculptured wood and stone by hand and charge was taken to finish the intense tilework. Gilded edges,

cedar wood, brass, pink granite, sweeping archways,

large chandeliers, and marble options complete the results of grandeur.

Hassan II Mosque, Casablanca
Hassan II Mosque, Casablanca

   Koutoubia Mosque, Marrakesh

It is one of the main symbols of Marrakesh,  although non- muslim visitors are not allowed inside the grand mosque,

the soaring minaret. Built from red sandstone, the minaret is one of the best examples of architecture from the Almohad period

Also, it effected other designs around the country and beyond

The tower features complex carvings in the stonework and arches with scalloped edges

Also, there is a wide edging of ceramic tiles near the top and jagged crenellations on top of the walls

   Koutoubia Mosque, Marrakesh
Koutoubia Mosque, Marrakesh

EL Bahia Palace, Marrakesh

It means brilliance. It is located among the most exquisite buildings in Morocco

also, It built over a period of 14 years, expert artisans were brought from all over the country to work on the palace

It built in the late 1800s, the palace showcases the Alaouite designs that were popular at that time

EL Bahia Palace, Marrakesh
EL Bahia Palace, Marrakesh

Mosque and university of AL Quaraouiyine, Fez

The oldest university in the world, the university of AL Quaraouiyine in Fez can trace its history back to the year 859

It built in a fairly simple style, it has seen many changes, enlargements, and embellishments over the years

Andalusian designs are prominent as Spanish Islamic styles became popular in Morocco, with the arrival of muslims from Andalusia

Geometrical floral patterns, ancient Kufic calligraphy, ornate plasterwork, gleaming marble and ornate domes were all among the early designs

Mosque and university of AL Quaraouiyine, Fez
Mosque and university of AL Quaraouiyine, Fez

Much work  carried out during the Marinid dynasty. Indeed, this was the mosque’s golden age.

Elegant arches, towering columns, and a huge chandelier

added. The original minaret protected

by plaster and bright white paint.

Pavilions were erected in the courtyards during the Saadi dynasty, and much restoration work

undertook by the Alaouites.

Today, the mosque and university showcase not only splendid Moroccan designs, but a blend of styles that were a vogue during different times in the country’s past.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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