Ben Youssef Madrasa

The Ben Youssef Madrasa is an Islamic madrasa in , . Functioning today as a historical site, the Ben Youssef Madrasa was the largest Islamic college in Morocco at its height.

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Archaeological site
The , or Qubba Ba'adiyyin/Barudiyyin, is a small monument in Marrakech, .

The are a historic royal necropolis in , , located on the south side of the Kasbah Mosque, inside the royal kasbah district of the city. is situated 1½ km south of Ben Youssef Madrasa. Photo: C messier, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a two and half acre botanical garden and artist's landscape garden in Marrakech, . is situated 2 km northwest of Ben Youssef Madrasa. Photo: Viault, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Guest house
A is a type of traditional and Andalusi interior garden or courtyard associated with house and palace architecture. is situated 1 km west of Ben Youssef Madrasa.

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Marrakesh or is the fourth largest city in the . Photo: FoxLimaOscar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Ben Youssef Madrasa

31.6319° or 31° 37' 54.8" north
-7.9871° or 7° 59' 13.6" west
Open Location Code
466 metres (1,529 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: مدرسة ابن يوسف (مراكش)
  • Arabic: مدرسة ابن يوسف
  • Arabic: مدرسه ابن يوسف
  • Basque: Ben Youssef madrasa
  • Catalan: Madrassa Ali Ben Youssef
  • Catalan: Madrassa Ben Youssef
  • Catalan: Mesquita de Ben Youssef
  • Catalan: madrassa Ben Youssef
  • Croatian: Ben Youssefova medresa
  • Dutch: Ben Joesoef Madrassa
  • Dutch: Ben Joesoefmadrassa
  • French: Médersa Ben Youssef
  • German: Medersa Ben Youssef
  • Italian: Madrasa di Ben Youssef
  • Japanese: ベン・ユースフ・マドラサ
  • Japanese: ベン・ユーセフ・マドラサ
  • Moroccan Spoken Arabic: مدرسه بن يوسف
  • Polish: Meczet i medresa Alego ibn Jusufa
  • Polish: Meczet i medresa Ali ben Jusufa
  • Portuguese: Madrassa Ben Youssef
  • Portuguese: Madraça Ben Youssef
  • Portuguese: Madraça ibne Iúçufe
  • Portuguese: Madraçal de Ben Youssef
  • Russian: Медресе Бен Юсефа
  • Russian: Медресе Бен Юсуфа
  • Serbo-Croatian: Ben Youssefova madrasa
  • Serbo-Croatian: Medresa Ali Ben Youssefa
  • Spanish: Madrasa de Ben Youssef
  • Spanish: Medersa Ben Youssef
  • Swahili (generic): Madrasa ya Ben Youssef

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