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InstagramGraphQL Unofficial API

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InstagramGraphQL Unofficial API

Unofficial Instagram GraphQL API to collet data without authentication.


  • Search for people, hashtags and locations
  • Get media data
  • Get hashtag data
  • Get location data
  • Get all comments
  • Get all likes
  • Get specific user posts
  • With sessionid supplied you can get data from private accounts
  • There is a lot of cool data returned by GraphQL. For example accessibility_caption which you can train your image classifier through it
NOTE: This is basically a API to collet data not for uploading or interacting with media. If you want more advanced IG library you should check LevPasha's Instagram-API-python package.

Getting all media of a user

from igql import InstagramGraphQL

igql_api = InstagramGraphQL()

user = igql_api.get_user('instagram')
for media in user.timeline: # This is entry_data not the all media

for media_list in user.iterate_more_timeline_media():
    for media in media_list:


Library is avaible on PyPi so just run

pip install igql

To learn more check wiki page.

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