Discover the world of Mongolian art at Zanabazar Museum of FIne Art, best known for the works of 17th-century sculptor Zanabazar, as well as an extensive collection of local art, from ancient relics to early 20th-century pieces. Established in 1965, the museum boasts thousands of exhibits spread across its 12 galleries, and often hosts temporary displays of contemporary local artists' work. See a variety of Buddhist-themed statues and paintings, and admire antiques and early artifacts. Descriptions of the pieces are in English. Put Zanabazar Museum of FIne Art into our Ulaanbaatar tour planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Ulaanbaatar.
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This museum contains art from prehistoric Mongolia to the 20th century. It covers a range of art, from stone monuments to fine arts to examples of folk art from different regions of Mongolia. There ar... more »
Had a city tour that included this museum and were able learn a lot of details of Mongolia from this place. more »
From prehistoric times thru the ages with artifacts and clothing. The details on their bridles and saddles from 600 BC onwards is amazing.. Europeans were living in huts while the Mongols were decorating, with intricate designs, their horses. Gave me a whole new perspective on the word, "civilization". Take your time and read about the displays for they are fascinating.
I think this is the museum is for like arts museum since couple of amazing drawings and others. Definitely you should go there.
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