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The Real Genghis Khan

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Discover the real life of one of the world’s greatest civilizers – the man who gave the West passports, pants, paper money, forks, and much more. Explore the culture, conquests, and heritage of one of the world's greatest conquerors, when the treasures and stories of Genghis Khan's 13th-century Mongol Empire are presented in Bozeman for the first time. The Genghis Khan exhibition offers an adventure in the vast grassland of Central Asia, amid the relics of Genghis Khan's reign. 

Experience life in 13th-century Mongolia, entering the tents, battlegrounds, and marketplaces of a vanished world. Explore Genghis Khan's life and those of his sons and grandsons during the formation, peak, and decline of the Mongol Empire. View rare treasures from 13th-century Mongolia; more than 200 spectacular objects will be on display to illustrate this story, including gold jewelry and ornaments, silk robes, musical instruments, pottery, sophisticated weaponry, and numerous other fascinating relics and elaborate artifacts.

Enter the exotic atmosphere of ancient Mongolia and meet the man Time and the Washington Post named as "the most important person of the last millennium." Visit this spectacular and uniquely interactive exhibition that tells the story of Genghis Khan-his life, his land, his people, his culture, and his enduring legacy.

This exhibition was created by Don Lessem and produced by Dinodon, Inc.

Exhibition Events:

The Real Genghis Khan Mongolian Dance and Music Performance
Enjoy live performances with Mongolian artists. Get a sense of Mongolia through its lively music and traditional dances.

  • Saturday, May 25 – Monday, September 2* | Daily | 12:30 p.m & 3:30 p.m. | Hager Auditorium | Included with admission
    *Performances will not take place on June 7, 8, & 9.
  • Tuesday, September 3 – Sunday, September 29 | Weekdays at 12:30 p.m. | Weekends at 12:30 p.m. & 3:30 p.m. | Hager Auditorium | Included with admission

Genghis Khan Family Day
Saturday, June 1 | 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. | Included with admission
Explore the life, land, people, and culture of the Mongolian Empire during a morning filled with extra educational activities. Games, crafts, and more will help us understand and discover this summer’s changing exhibit.

The Real Genghis Khan Exhibit Tours
Saturday, June 8 – Monday, September 2 | Daily | 2:15 p.m. | Included with admission
Enjoy a docent-guided tour of The Real Genghis Khan exhibition. 


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