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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  • It was so nice and beautiful area not just for shopping it's like an old town tour, we went there during Ramadan weather was so hot but we spent very nice time there  more »
  • Went there to discover the big fuss that people were talking about. Got really frustrated. Dirty books on the ground. Beggars all over the place. Disgusting restaurants. No intellectual rights for any...  more »
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