Kairaouine Mosque (Mosque of al-Qarawiyyin), Fes

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Glimpse the rich history and heritage of Fes on a tour of Kairaouine Mosque (Mosque of al-Qarawiyyin), a complex that dates back to 859 and houses what might be the world's oldest university. Admire the ornate tile work and carved decor of the exterior and courtyard, or take a guided tour for a better understanding of the complex's historical significance for this area. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Fes fast, fun, and easy.
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  • The Mosque of al-Quarawiyyin is probably the oldest (or second oldest) university in the world. According to the legend it was founded as a small mosque by Fatima al-Fihri , in the 9th Cent. and... 
    The Mosque of al-Quarawiyyin is probably the oldest (or second oldest) university in the world. According to the legend it was founded as a small mosque by Fatima al-Fihri , in the 9th Cent. and...  more »
  • You cannot be in Fes and miss this place. It is limited to opening during prayer times and you can take pictures there (but not with a professional camera). 
    You cannot be in Fes and miss this place. It is limited to opening during prayer times and you can take pictures there (but not with a professional camera).  more »
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