National History Museum, Ulaanbaatar

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#1 of 23 in Museums in Mongolia
Examine a vast collection of Mongolian cultural, archaeological, and scientific artifacts at National History Museum. Since its establishment in 1924, many Russian and American scholars have contributed to expanding and merging the ethnographical, historical, and archaeological departments of Mongolia, systematically preserving the nation's cultural heritage. As you roam the corridors, you can observe many interesting exhibits, such as dinosaur skeletons from the Gobi desert, volcano stones and meteorites, botany and animal life samples, and traditional garments. Each showcase has labels in Mongolian and English; you can also purchase a guidebook to learn about the museum's content more thoroughly. See National History Museum and all Ulaanbaatar has to offer by arranging your trip with our Ulaanbaatar trip builder tool .
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  • There's a LOT to see and learn here. We were only able to do a whirlwind tour before our train to Irkutsk arrived but we speedily took notes and digested what we could with our kind guide. It covers....  more »
  • Very wide ranging exhibits. Good location in the centre of the city. Had to cut our visit short due to lack of air conditioning.  more »
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  • It's the only national museum of Mongolia, therefore that should be both praised and taken into consideration! Thank you for letting me travel through your country, wild horses, starry nights.
  • I love the National Museum of Mongolia! Well described the Mongolia history from the Chenggis Khan time until the Democratic time now. Need to spend at least 2 hours if want to look in detailed.
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