Established in 1991, the Cervantes Institute was developed to promote the teaching of Spanish language in Spain and in other Spanish-speaking countries. Today it has more than 80,000 students worldwide.
The Cervantes Institute in Marrakesh occupies five floors of an 800-metre2 building. The centre has eight classrooms for teaching Spanish as well as a multi-media room. The institute offers courses, organizes cultural activities and has a library filled with books in Spanish and other languages.