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).
Floor of the courtyard.
Large courtyard, with added, modern roof.
The same large courtyard with a view into a side room.
The side room.
Another view of the same 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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