Bardo Museum courtyard restoration.
18th c Algerian Ottoman Architecture
(1516 - 1918)
Stone; plaster; tile
Algiers. Bardo Museum of Prehistory & Ethnography.
The building was constructed at the end of the 18th century as the country residence of a Tunisian prince who had been exiled in Algiers. It was enlarged by the French and made into a museum in 1930.