Baghdadi Museum, Baghdad

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See wax statues that represent different situations throughout history at Baghdadi Museum. The museum has been closed and reopened many times during conflicts, but nothing was damaged. See the history of Baghdad and learn about situations from the everyday life of locals through the region's clothing, tools, and household items. In addition, you can see important historical figures who contributed to society in the museum. Arrange to visit Baghdadi Museum and other attractions in Baghdad using our Baghdad vacation trip planner.
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  • February 15, 2017
    A great place to feel spirituality didn't feel like her by praying and then sit down to listen to the Holy Quran with and calm and relaxation
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  • December 28, 2016
    .I've been living in Bagdad for some years. My father was a geologist. I studied at International school under the guideness of the Russian Ambassy. People there in Bagdad are very kind and industriou...  more »
  • December 21, 2016
    This museum shows Baghdad's traditions from the first half of last century , in fun way . My children were excited to see all these statues ( dolls) doing the everyday usual chores , it feels like we ...  more »
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  • April 21, 2017
    Recommended for foreign visitors to have look at the Iraqi ancient life, and how was the life before comparison with these days. There are statues for different leading figures.
  • March 4, 2017
    I love it , great experience. You will see the culture, traditional life of the Iraqi people. Very beautiful place to visit.
  • April 25, 2016
    I remember, I was kid when my parents took me there to show me the museum and it was wonderful experience. It shows the old days life and how it used to be and you can feel it and hear it from the old walls talking to you.
  • February 14, 2017
    like its tall wall .... :)
  • June 28, 2016
    Really nice museum, with amazing musical plays. It opens even on Fridays.

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