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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  • I would highly recommend a Friday morning being spent over here... its Delightful and you will enjoy the enriching cultural activities people come to perform and you will find whatever book you are lo...  more »
  • Special culture street and market specializes in Books and stationery its a wholesale and retail market including historical places nice restaurants sealing public food The street need modern  more »
  • It is amazing how you feel at this site and the adjacent street having the same names of the statue. It is history you breath.  more »
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