“Gandan” Housing Block in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

“Gandan” Housing Block in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Cultural Heritage and Urban Development
Sainbileg, Sergelen
Architectural and Design Company “Egel,” Mongolia


The article looks into the potential of Gandan area in Ulaanbaatar. Long since the area has existed, it has been an important location for Buddhist believers to praise and pray; however, with the evolution of urbanization in the city and the suppression from the political regime, the place has declined to be residential area. The article discusses the possible solutions and development of the area with the concept of keeping the cultural identity of the place but also to improve the existing conditions.

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