Mongolian cultural night held at Smithsonian Institution
During the cultural promotion event Mongolian artists performed Mongolian traditional, western classical music and dance performances.
The Embassy of Mongolia to the USA in collaboration with the world’s largest museum, education and research complex Smithsonian Institution co-hosted the ‘Mongolian Cultural Night’ a cultural promotion event at Smithsonian Freer and Sackler Museum on the occasion of the ‘Fridays at Freer’ event. The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the United States of America Otgonbayar.Yo made opening remarks and gave a brief introduction of Mongolian history, culture, heritage as well as historical relations and current cooperation of the two countries. During the cultural promotion event Mongolian artists performed Mongolian traditional, western classical music and dance performances. In particular, artist Tsolmon.D distributed his art exhibition and short painting demonstration, and Mongolian Cuisine was served by a Mongolian restaurant. Smithsonian Institution is consisted of 154 million historical items and artifacts. The institution has 19 museums, 2 galleries, 9 research centers, and zoo that include historical and architectural landmarks, mostly located in Washington D.C and New York.