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Tripoli



Tripoli
Introduction

1. Jamahiriya Museum, part 1

2. Jamahiriya Museum, part 2

3. Tripoli Castle

4. Medina and suuqs

5. Aurelian Arch

6. Gurgi Mosque

7. Other medina mosques

8. Karamanli house

9. Italian cathedral

10. Modern city




















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TRIPOLI
Karamanli house

Tripoli, Libya / Karamanli House

This is close to a palace of Tripoli, dating back to the early 19th century, built by Yusuf Karamanli. Some rooms on the 1st floor have been turned into exhibits with dolls acting out everyday life.
The Karamanli family ruled Tripoli through most of 18th and half way through the 19th century. With their fall, the house became consulate for the Italian state of Tuscany.

Tripoli, Libya / Karamanli House

Admission is 3LD, camera permission 5LD and video permission 10LD. Open every day except Monday 9.00-12.00 and 15.00-18.00.




By Tore Kjeilen