National Museum of Mongolia, Ulan Bator

National Museum of Mongolia, Ulan Bator (must see)

National Museum of Mongolia (formerly the National Museum of Mongolian History) is one of the national museums of Mongolia. The National Museum of Mongolia is a cultural, scientific, and educational organization, which is responsible for the collection, care and interpretation of the objects.

The first museum in Mongolia, which was called the Mongolian National Museum (now the Mongolian Natural History Museum), was established in 1924 and became the basis for other museums, including the National Museum of Mongolian History.

The modern National Museum of Mongolian History was established after the merger of historical, archeological and ethnographical departments of the State Central Museum and the Museum of the Revolution in 1991. It is now located in the facility built for the Museum of the Revolution, which was founded in 1971. The National Museum of Mongolia is currently recognized as one of the leading museums in Mongolia. A significant responsibility for preserving Mongolian cultural heritage therefore lies with the museum. It is also responsible for developing museological guide-lines for museums in the nation.

Opening hours: Daily: 9 am - 6 pm
Sight description based on Wikipedia.

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National Museum of Mongolia on Map

Sight Name: National Museum of Mongolia
Sight Location: Ulan Bator, Mongolia (See walking tours in Ulan Bator)
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
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Walking Tours in Ulan Bator, Mongolia

Create Your Own Walk in Ulan Bator

Create Your Own Walk in Ulan Bator

Creating your own self-guided walk in Ulan Bator is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Ulan Bator Shopping Tour

Ulan Bator Shopping Tour

Ulan Bator has plenty of excellent places to shop. You can find a wide selection of traditional Mongolian and Kazakh handicrafts and souvenirs. You can also find a wide assortment of beautiful cashmere products and other popular Mongolian items. Check out the best places to shop in Ulan Bator in the next self-guided tour.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.1 Km or 0.7 Miles
City Center Monuments

City Center Monuments

Ulan Bator has a rich and mysterious history. It is home to many historic landmarks and prominent monuments. Among them are the celebrated Genghis Khan Monument, Lenin Monument, Beatles Monument and many others. Take the following tour to visit the famous monuments of Ulan Bator city Center !

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.4 Km or 2.1 Miles
Ulan Bator Introduction Walking Tour

Ulan Bator Introduction Walking Tour

Ulan Bator is Mongolia’s cultural, political, economic and social center. The downtown part of the city abounds in prominent attractions: government buildings, famous landmarks, quality museums and more. Follow this orientation walk to discover the most interesting sights of Ulan Bator.

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.3 Km or 3.3 Miles