We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Boucharouite Museum

Azbezt 107, Derb El Cadi, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 5243-83887
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Very nice museum. Raises interesting ethical questions about popular artists.

I visited the museum alone and was enchanted by it, the atmosphere, the works disposition, the... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
Hugo B
Definitely make the time to visit

We saw the signs to the Musee Boucharouite on the way to somewhere else and were intrigued. Go in... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2017
nadamoussa
,
London
Read all 328 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rag rugs” (18 reviews)
“berber women” (8 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Azbezt 107, Derb El Cadi, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
CONTACT
Website
+212 5243-83887
Write a ReviewReviews (328)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 140 reviews

Reviewed 28 November 2017

I visited the museum alone and was enchanted by it, the atmosphere, the works disposition, the matching with contemporary art. I did not have the chance to meet the owner as mentioned in the comments. The visit made me wonder if the women "artists" that...More

Thank Hugo B
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We saw the signs to the Musee Boucharouite on the way to somewhere else and were intrigued. Go in and see if Patrick the owner is in his office. He will spend time bringing the beautiful carpets to life and telling the stories of the...More

Thank nadamoussa
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Musee Boucharouite is exhibiting and promoting stunning artwork from Berbere women All small carpets on display are there like a picture, telling you a story about anything It is a creative, colorful, artistic work exhibited in a wonderful ryad, located in the heart of the...More

Thank ben642016
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Carpets (think magic carpets) are the fayre of North Africa. The Morrocon Berber women rag rugs have not only realised, but documented their creativity through their history of colonialism, in these forms, which thanks to collector Patrick now bring well lovedness to the bright spaces...More

Thank dianetingley
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

A hidden beautiful Museum but so worth to visit! The owner was very nice and explained us lot about the artworks and their backgrounds!

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Beautiful place ... Full of beauty and poetry; A marvel to discover in the heart of the Medina of Marrakesh, a unique place with a variety collection of carpets that are expression of the women of the Atlas mountains, their history, their sufferings, their hope...More

Thank AlbaExperience
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Incredibly interesting museum, showing the history of a beautiful craft. Not only are the carpets beautiful but the location itself is equally special. The staff are incredibly kind, and brought us fresh orange juice on the roof.

Thank lexiee130
Reviewed 1 June 2017

As a dealer in vintage Moroccan rugs I felt it was important to discover more about these fascinating individual works of art displayed in this old riad. The owner of the museum was in many ways as interesting as the rugs themselves as he explained...More

Thank HotSharqi
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is a special museum in fact not showing carpets, but explaining different aspects of Moroccon daily life are expressed in colourful pieces of art. If you have the chance to meet with the passionate founder, Mr. Patrick de Maillard, he will certainly change your...More

1  Thank Rumon B
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The carpets tells stories about the lives of the people, who made them. We were lucky that the owner found time to tell us the stories.

Thank 255jolita
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 500 hotels in Marrakech
Riad Hizad
116 reviews
.03 km away
Riad Meriem
120 reviews
.04 km away
Riad Les Ammonites
168 reviews
.06 km away
RIad Al Loune
216 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Corner Cafe
246 reviews
.33 km away
Roti D'or
1 417 reviews
.34 km away
Chez Brahim
1 282 reviews
.29 km away
Kafe Merstan
268 reviews
.27 km away
Nearby Attractions
Rahba Kedima Square
367 reviews
.27 km away
Heritage Museum
73 reviews
.23 km away
Isis Spa
681 reviews
.25 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
UsmanHira
23 February 2015|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Kim H | Reviewed this property |
All the info you need is on the website - why does everyone post guesses!!! - but its 40 dirhams to get in and you can reuse your ticket to go back as many times as you want. Closed Sundays. Of course you can take your child... More
2
Votes
Maggie H
4 January 2015|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Hilary007_11 | Reviewed this property |
I checked the riad /museum postcard I have, and Dih 40 entrance, open 0900 - 1800. Closed August! I do recommend a visit ... it's really worth seeing how the French owner has redecorated / remodelled the Riad. It's quite... More
4
Votes