Al-Mutanabbi Statue, Baghdad

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Commemorating a celebrated 10th-century Arab poet, Al-Mutanabbi Statue stands surrounded by bookshops, cafes, and historical buildings. Pay your respects to the 10th-century Al-Mutanabbi, whose witty, intelligent lines still circulate widely as proverbs. Shop for books, magazines, and anything printed under the sun, or grab a seat in a cafe and take in the buzzing atmosphere of intellectuals and artists. Use our Baghdad visit planner to visit Al-Mutanabbi Statue on your trip to Baghdad, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Take a walk between al mutanabi st. And alsarai st. it is one if the rare places where you can find original Baghdad that we know before the war, it is also close to Alrasheed st. Where houses of the ...  more »
  • A must visit place , very rich in culture with nice view of the Tigris river , with 1 minute walk to famous “ Shahbandar caffe “ and Qishla watch .. if you’re looking for nice sport with lots of books...  more »
  • Mutanabbi Street in downtown Baghdad, the old hand Wicklow Tigris River hand contains an old building with a lot of libraries and cafes which are symbol of Iraqi culture and ancient baghdadia on Friday of each week there is a big market Street books and also musical events Cultural express Iraqi cultural face and more attention needed. Baghdadi. And I advise to visit him, and also near many prestigious Baghdad landmarks.
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