Saadian Tombs, Marrakesh

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    Saadian Tombs - Holy Tombs Of Sultans

    by Mikebb Written Feb 18, 2009

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    Favorite thing: First discovered by a Frenchman during the 1920's this burial ground for Saadian Sultans had been hidden from foreigners. The Hall Of 12 Columns is a most beautiful building, having 3 central tombs surrounded by a dozen marble pillars. This building is considered one of the finest examples of Moroccan-Andalucian decorative art.

    There are also gardens and other lesser buildings with various tombs and marble decoration.

    The Saadian Tombs are located Rue de Kasbah, Bab Agnaou.

    Related to:
    • Historical Travel
    • Budget Travel
    • Architecture

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