Mausoleum of Mohammed V, Rabat

Mausoleum of Mohammed V, Rabat (must see)

Mausoleum of Mohammed V was built by King Hassan II for his father Mohammed V. The building is a marvel of the Alaouite dynasty architecture and is a mausoleum and the resting place of Mohammed V and his two sons: King Hassan II and Prince Abdallah. The structure is located within the Yacoub Al Mansour Square and is a real king’s mausoleum by its beauty. The mausoleum was design by a Vietnamese architect. The structure is white with a green top roof, specific for the modern Moroccan architecture. The interior is absolutely outstanding and richly decorated and it is one of the few religious sights that is open to the public. The mausoleum is open daily from sunrise until sunset.

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Sight Name: Mausoleum of Mohammed V
Sight Location: Rabat, Morocco (See walking tours in Rabat)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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