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The Karaouyine Mosque was established in 859 making it one of the oldest in the country and one of the most distinguished. The mosque name comes in a variety of spellings such as Qarawiyin, Karouine and Karaouine and has been thought of as the spiritual centre of Fez. As with most mosques, non-Muslims cannot go inside but can see a little inside from the main door.

Address: Medina, Fez

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  • Written Mar 11, 2009
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