About – Contact Info


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Legation Pavilion, photo by Elizabeth Gill Lui

The Tangier American Legation Institute for Moroccan Studies, TALIM, is housed in the only US National Historic Landmark located outside the United States.  The Legation includes a research library, museum, Arabic literacy program, and hosts a number of other educational and cultural activities.

The Legation museum is open Monday through Friday, 10:00 – 13:00 & 15:00 – 17:00.

Entrance 20 dirhams; guided tours 50 dirhams.

Closed on weekends; groups by appointment (Tel:+212 539 93 53 17; curator.talimATgmail.com; cc: director.talimATgmail.com; additional weekend fee applies).

Scholars who wish to use the research library should contact us for an appointment ( Tel: +212-539-93-53-17; adm.talimATgmail.com; cc: associdirector.talim@gmail.com).

The Legation is located in Tangier’s old city or medina, at 8 rue d’Amérique, near “Drouj Merican” or the American Steps, off Rue du Portugal.

TALIM’s director, John Davison, can be reached at email: director.talimATgmail.com