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Khushuu Tsaidam Rd, Kharkhorin 62090, Mongolia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This walled city used to house 300 people in one large Ger in the Centre for prayer! The foundations you can still see! You can get dressed up in Mongolian tradition dress for a price $30 Australia . We enjoyed the expanse of it all,...More

Thank Fizzy6
Reviewed 1 week ago

A new museum that has artefacts off Genghis Khan and subsequent eras. The gold items on display were amazing as to was reading the history of Genghis Khan and his successors. We did not realise just how much of the world Genghis Khan controlled the...More

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely modern museum which shows a history of the town. It was great to have English explanations as a lot of places don't. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit here. It also had a nice gift shop and coffee shop. Toilets were clean and tidy. Well...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sprawling grounds with 108 stupas on the walls surrounding the compounds. The buildings that remain and restored contains many exhibits. There are guides on the grounds to explain, including an English one. Photo taking is not allowed inside the buildings, but outside is fine.

Thank Heng Wee C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was amazed to find such a fancy museum here. It is modern, has English descriptions, has informed and English speaking guides and the exhibits are interesting. The museum also has a high end coffee shop with free WIFI and a good gift shop for...More

Thank Poleinahole
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Thanks for museum and archaeologist who put all amazing thing together. I am sure everybody try to imagine view of capital city of Mongolian empire, just visit Kharkhorum museum, there is right sense and thing able to help understand.

Thank Munkhzaya N
Reviewed 9 June 2018

The museum has great exhibits, maps and history of the surrounding area and the city of Kharakhorum. It is good to visit this museum before going over to explore the ruins of Kharakhorum as you get a good understanding for what the city looked like...More

Thank HappyDesigner
Reviewed 9 June 2018

The site consists of stone age memorial places, burials and tombs belongs to Hunnu, Turcik, Khitan, ruin of Uigurs, ruin of Capital City of Great Mongolian Empire and the ancient monasteries Erdene-Zuu, Tovhon, Baruun Khuree and many other natural sights

Thank Munhtur P
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Ancient structures with the footprint of several structures that are no more. Take time to read about Karakorum, the actual city is no more. This was a monastery. It's amazing any of it survived the Cultural Revolution.

Thank Gurgi89
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Karakorum was the capital in times of Mongolian Imperial. The son of Gengis Khan settled the capital here. Today you can visit a small place of the ruins, close to the monastery. You can read more about our experience around Mongolia travelling by our own.

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