For many centuries, traditional craft is the economic engine of the famous city of Fes. Craft leather tanning is of the jobs many people practice to earn a living.
Places like «3arssa», «Lakbira», «Shwara», and «Dar-Addahab» .. all the names of places of tanning leather in the ancient city of Fez.
The House of tanning are used to be called «Gold House», and there located next to a small river known as «Wade Bouchrarb», also called «Wade jewaher». Over 700 craftsman works here distributed to 400 shops manufacturing all types of traditional leather products.
The products are sold on traditional shops called “Bazaaras”.