Chin Van Khan Dorj Statue


This statue memorialises Mijiddorjiin Khanddorj, also known as Chin Van Khan, a famous early 20th-century independence leader.

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1. Bulgan Aimag Museum

0.13 MILES

This museum on the main street has some information on obscure sights in the aimag; a display on J Gurragchaa (Mongolia’s first man in space), war photos…

2. Aimag Monument


This monument to everything Bulgan (city and aimag) sits by the banks of the Achuut Gol.

3. Khatanbaatar Magsarjav Mausoleum

0.78 MILES

Located southwest of town, across a stream and at the top of a hill, this curious silver building resembling a concrete ger is actually a mausoleum in the…

4. Museum of the West Road Military Unit

1.43 MILES

The West Road Military Unit was a key force in freeing Mongolia from White Russian rule in 1921. Its history is described in this small museum, 2.5km…

5. Dashchoinkhorlon Khiid

1.48 MILES

Like most monasteries in Mongolia, Dashchoinkhorlon Khiid (1992) is the replacement of an older version; the original, Bangiin Khuree, was destroyed in…

6. Erdenet Cultural Centre

27.82 MILES

If Erdenet has a town centre, this cultural 'palace' is it. While the building itself is only slightly memorable, it often hosts temporary art exhibitions…

7. Bayan Öndör

28.23 MILES

Rising above Erdenet, to the northwest of the city centre, the summit of Bayan Öndör offers a splendid view of the surrounding area, including the copper…

8. Marx Mural

28.39 MILES

Looking like a big, class-warfare-fighting Santa Claus, this portrait of ol' Karl proudly glowers on a building located near the Russian restaurant…