In 1936 there were 53 temples in Dundgov; a year later the Mongolian KGB reduced nearly all to ashes and rubble. In 1991 Dashgimpeliin...
Communism has been preserved in this small park, which includes statues of Sükhbaatar, Yuri Gagarin (first man in space), Lenin, a pair...
Retired forest engineer and local conservationist Byamba Tseyen helped establish, and now maintains this small tree-planting nursery on...
Central Mongolian Concert Theatre
Performances are sporadic but worth checking out while you’re in town.
This clean and friendly guanz (canteen) knocks out all the usuals: buuz (dumplings), khuushuur (fried mutton pancakes), tsuivan ...
Buyan Emekhiin Gudamj · interesting places nearby
Aimag Museum information
This Aimag Museum is divided into two main sections: a natural history section and a more interesting ethnography and historical section. There’s also a collection of priceless thangkas (scroll paintings), old flintlock rifles, bronze arrowheads, silver snuffboxes, pipes, chess sets carved out of ivory, and an unnerving collection of castration knives.