City Center Monuments (Self Guided), Ulan Bator

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 !
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City Center Monuments Map

Guide Name: City Center Monuments
Guide Location: Mongolia » Ulan Bator (See other walking tours in Ulan Bator)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 7
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.4 Km or 2.1 Miles
Author: leticia
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Genghis Khan Monument
  • Sanjaasürengiin Zorig Statue
  • Lenin Statue
  • Dashdorjiin Natsagdorj Monument
  • Yünsiyebü Byambyn Rinchen Monument
  • Marshal Yumzhagiyn Tsedenbal Monument
  • Beatles Monument
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Genghis Khan Monument

1) Genghis Khan Monument (must see)

In front of the Mongolian Government Palace, in the prominent Sükhbaatar Square, is the statue of Genghis Khan, the national hero, founder, Khan (ruler) and Khagan (emperor) of the prosperous Mongol Empire.
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Sanjaasürengiin Zorig Statue

2) Sanjaasürengiin Zorig Statue

This landmark, located in the center of the Mongolian capital, is a statue of Sanjaasürengiin Zorig, the prominent politician and leader of the democratic revolution in Mongolia in 1990. He was known as the "Golden Magpie of Democracy."
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Lenin Statue

3) Lenin Statue

This statue was erected in honor of the prominent Russian politician and statesman, philosopher, Marxist, writer and founder of the Soviet Union, Vladimir Lenin. The statue is located east from the southeast corner of Sükhbaatar Square.
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Dashdorjiin Natsagdorj Monument

4) Dashdorjiin Natsagdorj Monument

This monument is dedicated to Borjigin Dashdorjiin Natsagdorj, one of the best-known figures in Mongolian literature. He was the founder of Mongolian Writers Union and a prominent writer, poet and playwright.
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Yünsiyebü Byambyn Rinchen Monument

5) Yünsiyebü Byambyn Rinchen Monument

In front of the National Library of Mongolia in Ulan Bator is the monument to Yünsiyebü Byambyn Rinchen, one of the founders of modern Mongolian literature, a prominent translator and diverse scientist.
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Marshal Yumzhagiyn Tsedenbal Monument

6) Marshal Yumzhagiyn Tsedenbal Monument

This monument commemorates Yumzhagiyn Tsedenbal, politician, first secretary of the Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party, chairman of the People’s Republic of Mongolia, and marshal, who governed Mongolia for 40 years. The monument is located in front of the Theatre for Dramatic Arts.
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Beatles Monument

7) Beatles Monument

This city monument is dedicated to the legendary Beatles. On October 9, 2008 this monument to the distinguished and renowned Liverpool rock stars was inaugurated on the square in front of the State Department Store.

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 Cultural Walking Tour

Ulan Bator Cultural Walking Tour

Ulan Bator is an interesting travel destination with a unique culture and history. Its outstanding cultural venues, museums and monument will help you discover Mongolia's rich history. Take the following tour to learn about Mongolia's fascinating culture!

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.7 Km or 2.3 Miles
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

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
City Center Museums

City Center Museums

Ulan Bator does not have many museums, but the ones it does have are definitely worth visiting. Its outstanding Choijin Lama Museum, Victims of Political Persecution Memorial Museum and Museum of Mongolian Costumes welcome visitors to explore Mongolia’s rich history and culture. Take the following tour to visit the museums located in Ulan Bator city Center, all within a pleasant walking...  view more

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.4 Km or 1.5 Miles
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