Mosques of Morocco

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Kairaouine Mosque, Fes  

Mosques of Morocco

Djemaa el Kairaouine

Kairaouine Mosque

The Kairaouine Mosque (Djemaa el Kairaouine) in Fes is the second-largest mosque in Morocco (after the new Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca) and gives Al-Azhar in Cairo a run for its money as the world’s oldest university. Its minaret dates from 956 and is the oldest Islamic monument in Fes.