Chouara Tannery

Chouara Tannery is one of the three tanneries in the city of . It is the largest tannery in the city and one of the oldest. It is located in the , the oldest medina quarter of the city, near the Saffarin Madrasa along the Oued Fes.

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Ruins
The or Merenid Tombs are a set of ruined monumental tombs on a hill above and north of , the old city of , . is situated 780 metres northwest of Chouara Tannery. Photo: Mx. Granger, CC0.

University
The Madrasa Bou Inania is a madrasa in Fes, , founded in AD 1350–56 by Abu Inan Faris. is situated 1 km southwest of Chouara Tannery. 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 1¼ km southwest of Chouara Tannery. Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
Dar Batḥa, or Qasr al-Batḥa, is a former royal palace in the city of . is situated 1¼ km southwest of Chouara Tannery. Photo: Henry Zbyszynski, CC BY 2.0.

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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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