Hammam of the riad

 

Hammam  Marrakech
riad hammam

Riad with hammam

The Islamic bath house Hammam is a central place for social life and cultural heritage of the Mediterranean civilization with complex urban and societal relations and various functions: besides its value as a cultural heritage, the Hammam is also an integrative part of the public life in the Islamic society and an example of architectural and cultural Mediterranean life, a place for semipublic activities, a space with specific architectural typologies, one of the rare public meeting places for women in the Islamic context, a place for relaxation and a place for religious, artistic and ceremonial activities.