Mausoleum of Mohammed V
Are you planning to visit the Mausoleum of Mohammed V? See our information below!
This mausoleum is located in the capital of Morocco. The Mausoleum of Mohammed V, (he was King of Morocco until 1961) stands on a large complex on the other side of the great Hassan tower and contains the tombs of a Moroccan king and his two sons. The Mausoleum is always guarded by four beautifully dressed guards.
The tomb is also open to non-Muslims and once inside you will be amazed. Decorated with gold leaf and a white exterior, it is one of the city’s most striking landmarks. You can easily visit the Mausoleum of Mohammed V and the Hassan tower together.
The mausoleum of Mohammed is everyday open from sunrise to sunset, but avoid visiting around lunchtime when worshippers observe the midday prayers.
Tips and Tricks!
Here are a few tips worth knowing before you visit the Mausoleum of Mohammed V!
- The mausoleum is a sacred space. Dress respectfully, covering shoulders and knees. Women should consider covering their hair.