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The unfinished minaret surrounded by two hundred columns is Rabat's most famous monument.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Boulevard Mohamed Lyazidi, Rabat 10030, Morocco
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"same complex"
in 7 reviews
"largest mosque in the world"
in 6 reviews
"al mansour"
in 9 reviews
"call to prayer"
in 4 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 17 reviews
"lisbon earthquake"
in 4 reviews
"great architecture"
in 5 reviews
"mounted guards"
in 6 reviews
"take pictures"
in 9 reviews
"very nice place"
in 6 reviews
"moroccan architecture"
in 4 reviews
"the atlantic ocean"
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"visiting rabat"
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"minaret"
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"columns"
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"construction"
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"site"
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Reviewed yesterday

The tower (12th Century) and the modern Mausoleum of Mohammed V are at opposite ends (about 70 m apart) of a large square of pillars that had been intended to support the mosque that was to be built in the 12th C. Both sites form...More

Thank J0anned568
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited this with the mussaleum. they are in the same place and free to enter. it is old and pretty, but not wow.

Thank Naomi B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tower and mosque were begun in the reign of Hassan, but abandoned after his death. The mosque was intended to have 354 columns, one for each day of the lunar year. Th tower was originally some 80m tall, but was halved in height after...More

Thank Rod F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reminiscent of Palais Royal - a must see. Great place to start city tour with many nice locals visiting too

Thank RR22RR
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is just a small tower built on a square base ! Not very impressive !! In order to impress me somewhat it should be at least 3 times higher , and it should carry more beautiful decorations : from a architectural point of view...More

Thank kingofpeppange
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can see this through out Rabat. But to walk up to it, is really quite impressive. Historically quite impressive.

Thank Mark1Rob
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This tower has stood the test of time whereas structures ( including a mosque) nearby have been destroyed ( by earthquake). The site and location is impressive and vast

Thank eatafood
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hassan tower is a historical monument in the capital city of Rabat and it's a wonderful view to see and there is a lot to know about it

Thank zakaria f
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We visited me and my husband rabat and we was thinking as long as we are there go and check there it is very nice place

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

This visit was part of compound that had the mausoleum, mosque, tower and the encompassing ruins next to a beautiful but not accessible garden (Jardin Tour Hassan). The mausoleum was beautiful and the most exotic part of this visit. The mosque was very nice, but...More

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