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Address: Juulchin Street-1, P.O. Box 332, Ulaanbaatar 210146, Mongolia
Phone Number: 976-70110911
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This museum is well within walking distance within the centre of ulaan batar. It has a good variety of display and arranged in a way that is easy for us to understand the history... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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Bath, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

This museum is well within walking distance within the centre of ulaan batar. It has a good variety of display and arranged in a way that is easy for us to understand the history of Mongolia as a whole. However the museum building from the outside looks like an abandoned building. In my opinion it needs a refurbishment to attract... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I walked to this museum from Sukhbaataar square, a good 5-min walk. There's an entrance fee but I forgot how much (sorry). It is a small museum with 2-3 floors. You'll find ancient mongolian artifacts. if you love history like me, youll enjoy seeing and tracking the rise and fall of the mongol empire. The museum staff are also very... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Overall the museum was not my cup of tea but if you like old artifacts and have time to read the information, you might appreciate it. I was most impressed by the costume room. They were very impressive and displayed well. Like most places in Ulaanbaatar, the building is old and you can always find the staff hiding behind things... More 

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San Francisco, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Very small museum. In terms of the displays, it's that is pretty far towards the old fashioned dusty-items-in-cases end of the spectrum. I'd read the Jack Weatherford book before my trip and was surprised and a little disappointed the Genghis Khan section wasn't larger. I generally like museums and will read every single sign, but as other reviewers have mentioned... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

explored different types of traditional costumes, various stage of history, communism, socialism, democracy, ancient empires, musical instruments, findings,

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

It is a good place to learn about Mongolian history, very interesting. Very different perspective from the Chinese view about Mongolia and Mongolians. I see a lot of people going with a guide but I find it okay even without an English translator.

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Newcastle, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I did not know much about the history of Mongolia so a visit the their museum was a must. I found it quite good. I have subsequently read Jack Eeatherford's "Ghenghis Khan" and if anything they are a bit subdued on their celebrations of Ghengis' achievements. Worth visiting.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

A really interesting museum of Mongol, it has an unique architecture and a lot of well-preserved relic that will give you a good insight about Mongolia history - especially Genghis Khan. Conveniently-located for tourists - you can even walk from the city center.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

A variety of architectural finds and a small amount about the history and Genghis Khan - just one gripe, not enough about the latter, but otherwise very interesting.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

The museum was within walking distance and full of well preserved artifacts. It was in a beautiful setting.

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