Ameen Rihani Organization
"Rihani played an important role in the period between the world wars by acting as a cultural emissary between the Middle East and the West… Rihani immersed himself in his work, publishing a number of books expressing his own particular blend of Eastern-Western philosophy..."
John Munro, 1978
.: Rihani's Homes in Lebanon

Rihani's primary home in Lebanon was in Freike, North Metn, where he was born and where his father had built the family's home in the 1860s. He also resided for a short period of time in Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, during the 1920s:





Freike, North Metn, Lebanon
Rihani Residence, Ameen Rihani Street, Freike, Lebanon
(Rihani's home 1876-1888, 1897-1899, 1905-1911, 1932-1940)


Rihani's Home in Beirut, Lebanon
Sader (Rihani’s brother-in-law) Residence, 169 Clemeceau Street, Beirut, Lebanon
(Where Rihani stayed occasionally between 1924-1938)