The Most Interesting Historical Places in Iraq

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Historical Places in Iraq

Imam Hussain's Shrine ©
In the middle of the bustling city, Imam Hussain's Shrine represents one of the first and largest Muslim pilgrimage sites in the world. See t
Shrine Amir al-mo'menin Ali bin Abi Talib peace be upon him ©
Pay your respects at Shrine Amir al-mo'menin Ali bin Abi Talib peace be upon him, considered the third holiest pilgrimage site for Shia Musli
Erbil Citadel ©
Erbil Citadel , Erbil
The World Heritage Site of Erbil Citadel showcases a historic fortress perched upon a large 'tell', a mound formed by the site being constant
Babylon ©
Babylon , Al Hillah
World heritage site · Ruin
Wadi Al-Salaam Cemetery ©
See one of the world's largest cemeteries at Wadi Al-Salaam Cemetery. Explore on your own, or join an organized tour and learn about the hist
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