This history and culture of this country is amazing and unseen by most, even the youth here are unaware of it, but it is all here. The country had an 80 year break from the rest of the world. The costumes, the art and design...More
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We found our visit very informative, with lots of ancient artefacts to view, but more interestingly (for us) lots of traditional costumes and guides to ancient and more recent history. You get a great sense of where Mongolia has come from and is headed.
Anyone traveling to Mongolia for the first time should take the time to go through this modern and well appointed museum of Mongolian history.
The museum is very well preserved, has a rich collection and worth reserving half a day of your stay in Ulanbataar to visit it.
Lots of historical information, interesting exhibits. It was helpful to have a guide to fill in the spots where there was no English text.
I read a couple of negative reviews about this museum, but went following the recommendation of a local. Wow! It is fabulous. We spent 2 hours and could have spent another. There is so much and it is so well displayed and explained. It covers...More
Didn't have long due to tight schedule. Good selection of artefacts laid out sensibly with English translations. Like many places in Mongolia dislike the idea of having to pay an additional (often extortionate) fee for taking photographs.
This Museum is a wonderful introduction to Mongolian history, especially an extensive collection of costumes, artifacts and historical maps and information. It covers the various periods from the Stone Age, Bronze Age, Turkic period, the Khaans, the Chinese, communists to current day. A terrific collection...More
if you had to go to one museum this is it. it gave a comprehensive view of the history and culture of Mongolia. I love the gallery with the traditional clothes of the various groups of people living in the country. The deer stones were...More
This is a Great Museum to help you to get a very clear picture of Mongolian Culture. Very enjoyable and interesting. A must visit.