List of the famous landmarks that make up the Baghdad skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Baghdad architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Baghdad are included on this list. Information about these Baghdad buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Baghdad and older historic landmarks.
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This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Baghdad?"This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Baghdad. Famous architectural houses within the city of Baghdad are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
The Abu Hanifa Mosque is one of the most prominent Sunni mosques in Baghdād, Iraq. It is built around the tomb of Abū Ḥanīfah an-Nuʿmān, often called the "Great Imam", the founder of the Ḥanafī madhhab or school of Islamic religious jurisprudence. It is in the Sunni-dominated Al-Adhamiyah or ...more
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Al-Shaab Stadium also known as The People's Stadium, is a multi-purpose stadium in Baghdad, Iraq. The stadium was a gift to the Iraqi government from the Gulbenkian Foundation, is used mostly for football matches, is the home of the Iraq national football team and has seating for 40,000 people. It ...more
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The Al-Aaimmah bridge' is a bridge over the river Tigris in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad. The bridge links the areas of Adhamiya, which is a majority Sunni Arab area, from its East bank with the Shia area of Kadhimiya on its west. It was the place of a deadly stampede on 31 August 2005 when hundreds ...more
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The al-Sarafiya bridge crosses the River Tigris in Baghdad. It was built in the 1940s or 1950sand connected the two northern Baghdad neighborhoods of Waziriyah and Utafiyah. Having been previously damaged by American bombing in 1991, the bridge partially collapsed when an abandoned truck bomb ...more
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