Maarifa Cultural Centre
Maarifa, meaning “knowledge” in Arabic, is the name of the boutique of Four Seasons Resort Marrakech – an on-site store dedicated to showcasing the traditional arts and craftsmanship of Morocco. Here, you can take part in workshops ranging from how to secure the best bargains in the souks to mastering Arabic calligraphy, or learn to perform an authentic mint tea ritual.
Gifts & Books
The boutique offers a fine selection of books on Moroccan arts, design and lifestyle, as well as photographs of Morocco from the 19th century (also available for browsing in our library). Elsewhere, our hand-picked selection of Moroccan handicrafts showcases the work of the best craftsmen and women in the country. Choose from designer kaftans and ghandora (men’s robes from the Sahara) for women, men and children; Amazing jewellery lavishly decorated with semi-precious stones; accessories, handbags and clutches such as printed python leather pouches finely embellished with gold; and tribal carpets.
|Daily||10:00 am – 7:00 pm|