Tikrit Museum

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The Tikrit Museum
Dissolved 2003 Iraq War
Location Tikrit, Iraq.

The Tikrit Museum is a museum located in Tikrit, Iraq. It was damaged during 2003 Iraq War. [1] [2]

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