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Al-Mutanabbi Statue, Baghdad

Monument · Tourist Spot
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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  • So good please to the visitors. You see the traditional Iraqi life and the old men he sold the book ....,you should come to these place and go to the Al-RASHED street  more »
  • A beautiful statue on a great and historic street in central Baghdad. Well worth a visit if you have the time!  more »
  • 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...  more »

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