Sherwana Castle

16-11-17
Sherwana Castle, also known as Shirwanah Castle, is located in Kalar, Kurdistan, Iraq.Built by Mohamed Pasha Jaff, Kurdish king named by the Ottomans Empire in the 1800s. After the Mamluk Vali of Baghdad, Suleiaman Pasha, dealt a crushing defeat to the Pe…
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Sulaymaniyah Museum

16-11-17
The Sulaymaniayh Museum (Kurdish: مۆزه‌خانه‌ی سلێمانی; Arabic: متحف السليمانية) is an archeological museum which is located within heart of the city of Sulaymaniyah, Sulaymaniyah Governorate, Kurdistan Region, Iraq. It is also known as Slemani Museum or S…
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Taq Kasra

16-11-17
Tāq Kasrā, also transcribed as Taq-i Kisra, (Persian: طاق کسری‎‎) and Ayvān-e Kasrā (Persian: ایوانِ کسری‎‎); meaning Iwan of Khosrow) are names given to the remains of a ca. 3rd-6th century Sasanian Persian monument, which is sometimes called the Archway…
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Kurdish Textile Museum

16-11-17
The Kurdish Textile Museum is a museum devoted to textiles produced in Iraqi Kurdistan. It was established in 2004 and is located in a renovated mansion in the southeast quarter of the Citadel of Arbil.Ref: Wiki
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Baghdadi Museum

16-11-17
The Baghdadi Museum (Arabic: المتحف البغدادي) is a local history museum located in and about the capital city of Baghdad, Iraq. It was established in 1970.The museum is situated near the River Tigris. It features 70 scenes from different periods using lif…
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National Museum of Iraq

16-11-17
The National Museum of Iraq (Arabic: المتحف العراقي) is a museum located in Baghdad, Iraq. Also known as the Iraq Museum, it contains precious relics from the Mesopotamian, Babylonian and Persian civilization. It was looted during and after the 2003 Invas…
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Ziggurat of Ur

16-11-17
The Ziggurat (or Great Ziggurat) of Ur (Sumerian: é-temen-ní-gùru "Etemenniguru", meaning "temple whose foundation creates aura") is a Neo-Sumerian ziggurat in what was the city of Ur near Nasiriyah, in present-day Dhi Qar Province, Iraq. The structure wa…
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Baghdad Zoo

16-11-17
The Baghdad Zoo is a 200-acre (81 ha) zoo originally opened in 1971 and located in Baghdad, Iraq, in the Al Zawra’a Gardens area along with the Al Zawra’a Dream Park (amusement park) and Zawra'a Tower. Before the 2003 invasion of Iraq, the zoo housed 650…
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Al-Shaheed Monument

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Al-Shaheed Monument (Arabic: نصب الشهيد‎‎), also known as the Martyr's Memorial, is a monument in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, dedicated to the Iraqi soldiers who died in the Iraq-Iran war, however now it is generally considered by Iraqis to be for all of…
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Imam Ali Mosque

16-11-17
The Imām 'Alī Holy Shrine (Arabic: حرم الإمام علي‎‎), also known as Masjid Ali or the Mosque of 'Alī, located in Najaf, Iraq, is the Holy site for Shia Muslims. 'Alī ibn Abī Tālib, the cousin of Muhammad, the first Imam (according to Shia belief) and four…
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