Notes on the Geography of Morocco: Dar Mnebhi
Now the Marrakech Museum, Dar Mnebhi was the house of Mehdi Mnebhi, a late 19th Century defence minister of Sultan Moulay Abdelaziz. The house was restored through the private efforts of Omar Benjelloun, an industrialist (1928-2003).
Small courtyard floor.
Large courtyard, with modern roof.
Large courtyard with view into side room.
Another view of the same courtyard.
Columns of large courtyard.
Ceiling of side room.
Detail of zillij.
The house prior to restoration, as shown in a photo on one of the museum walls.
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