Discover The library of Oualata. Mauritania

In Oualata, do not miss a visit to the library to view its old manuscripts. A museum is also currently being restored there.

  • The library of Oualata. , The Oualāta Library, Mauritania , Mauritania
    The Oualāta Library, Mauritania

    Founded in the 11th century, the town of Oualāta was an important Islamic studies centre; it now houses a museum where ancient manuscripts are preserved.

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