Jemaa el Fna is one of the symbols of the city since its foundation in the eleventh century, this traditional hotbed, lively and popular attracts over a million visitors a year.

Jemaa El Fna

Destination any magic, the Djemaa el Fna square told through storytellers, dancers, its water sellers and snake charmers, Morocco‘s history of yesterday and today while subjugating its visitors its charm which starts in the morning and still finds its climax in the evening. Another symbol of the ocher city, religious, one, the minaret of the nearby Koutoubia closely with the square, the medieval Moroccan columns written between the eleventh and fourteenth century refer to a Rahba Al Ksar, an esplanade situated palace in the vicinity of the Koutoubia. It would have publicly inflicted exemplary punishment from the twelfth century.

Name of the place

The current name of the Jemaa el Fna square appears only in the early seventeenth century in historical texts. The Sudanese historian Abderrahman Are Saadi, author of Tarikh Al Sudan provides the only plausible explanation. Saadian Sultan Ahmed Al Mansour would have projected the construction of a great and wonderful mosque on said site.


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Jemaa el Fna date of the foundation of Marrakech in 1070-1071 and is since then the symbol of the city. Travelers boast long his cosmopolitanism and vitality. It is protected by law since 1920.


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