The State Department Store, Ulaanbaatar

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Shop in a landmark building at The State Department Store, a modern shopping center that's the largest and reportedly most luxurious store in Mongolia. Established in 1921 as the Central Store in the country, the store today features a variety of international brands and local products such as cashmere and camel leather. You'll also find a number of services like goldsmiths, seamstresses, beauty parlors, laundries, and dry cleaning. There is a diverse and affordable food court, plus a supermarket on the ground floor; find souvenir shops on the 5th floor. Plan to visit The State Department Store and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Ulaanbaatar attractions using our Ulaanbaatar route site .
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  • You have virtually everything under one roof, prices are fairly good. Has an odd system if you want to buy some goods. You are given a ticket, pay for the item and then 're e round the other end to co...  more »
  • This place has everything - supermarket, Mongolian souvenir, cashmere... Today was my third visit there and I enjoyed lunch at the top floor overlooking the city. I was lucky to find special new year ...  more »
  • While the grocery section was appealing with fresh fruit and vegetables, the remainder of this large department store seemed a replica of a typical Western department store. Plenty of shoppers on a la...  more »
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  • decent place to visit for clothes. supermarket. jewelries. cashmere. some brands like nrth face. mid class mall.
  • Great store. Staff is very cordial and helpful. Souvenir shop is good and being a foreigner, I liked it the most.
  • Good place to go shopping with friends.
  • Good selection. Bit overpriced. Good for tourists. One stop shop
  • Best shopping in UB. Cloths, shoes, food and traditional Mongolian products
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