Historic sites in Morocco

If you’re looking to explore Historic Sites in Morocco and the surrounding area then you can explore our interactive map above or navigate further by using the links below.

There’s a fantastic selection of  Historic Sites in Morocco and you can plan some great things to see on your trips by browsing our selection. Once you’ve explored the  Historic Sites in Morocco you can use our itinerary planner tool to plan out your trip and then print off a free pocket guidebook.

Our database of historic sites is growing all the time, but we may not cover them all. Remember, if you know of other  Historic Sites in Morocco, you can always add them to Trip Historic now by visiting our upload page.

Morocco: Site Index

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Citadel of Ait Ben-Haddou

The Citadel of Ait Ben-Haddou in the southern Moroccan town of Ouarzazate is a stunning example of North African pise clay architecture and dates back a thousand years.

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El Badi Palace

El Badi Palace was an opulent sixteenth century palace of the Saadi Dynasty destroyed by Moulay Ismail.

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Game of Thrones viewers will know Essaouira better as Astapor, the southernmost of the three city-states of Slaver’s Bay but this is a true-to-life city on Morocco’s Atlantic coast whose history goes back over 2,500 years.

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Hassan Tower

The Hassan Tower in Rabat is a twelfth century minaret of an incomplete grand mosque.

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Mausoleum of Mohammed V

The Mausoleum of Mohammed V is the final resting place of Morocco’s former sultan and his two sons.

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Mausoleum of Moulay Ismail

The Mausoleum of Moulay Ismail is the elaborate tomb of an infamous sultan of Morocco.

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Known as the 'door to the desert', Ouarzazate is a small town in the High Atlas mountains of south-central Morocco and was used as the port of Pentos, one of the Free Cities in Game of Thrones.

Telouet Kasbah

Telouet Kasbah is a fortress in Morocco and former seat of the powerful El Glaoui family.

The Saadian Tombs

The Saadian Tombs in Marrakesh house the remains of many members of the Saadi Dynasty.

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Volubilis near Meknes in Morocco was an Ancient Roman city developed in the first century BC.