New Fes

Fes Jdid or Fes el-Jdid is one of the three parts of Fez, . It was founded by the Marinids in 1276 as an extension of and as a royal citadel and capital.

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Castle
The Dar al-Makhzen or Royal Palace of Fez is the royal palace of the King of Morocco in the city of , . is situated 1¼ km east of New Fes. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Synagogue
The is a synagogue in Fes, , dating from the 17th century. is situated 1½ km east of New Fes. Photo: Mx. Granger, CC0.

University
The Madrasa Bou Inania is a madrasa in Fes, , founded in AD 1351–56 by Abu Inan Faris. is situated 2½ km east of New Fes. Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The Bab Abi al-Jounoud or is an ornate and the main western entrance to , the old city of Fez, . is situated 2½ km east of New Fes. Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a city in famous for being home to the world's oldest university, dating to 859, and the world's oldest continuously-operating library, dating to 1359. Photo: Bgag, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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