Mongolia: Mongolian National Song and Dance

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The theater

To finish our evening in Ulaanbaatar, we attended a performance of Mongolian National Song and Dance. We weren’t sure what to expect, but we loved it! The seating was first come, first serve and we arrived early enough to get front row seats. My favorite part was the horse dancing!

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Mongolia: National Museum of Mongolia & Khorkhog

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National Museum of Mongolia

Our guide suggested we visit the National Museum of Mongolia during our trip to Ulaanbaatar. This museum is responsible for preserving Mongolian cultural heritage as well as defining the guidelines for museums in the rest of the country. The museum has a wide scope of history, beginning in prehistory up into the present. The biggest highlights for me were the section on Mongolian traditional dress and the 1990 Mongolian Revolution.

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