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The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses

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Address: Qinling North Road, Lintong District, Xi'an 710600, China (Formerly The Terracotta Army,Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses)
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Phone Number: +86 29 8139 9127
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One of the most significant archaeological finds in the world, this...

One of the most significant archaeological finds in the world, this 16,300-square-meter excavation reveals more than 7,000 life-size terracotta figures of warriors and horses arranged in battle formations.

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The Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses in Xi'an are world class. During our recent visit to China, seeing the Warriors was the highlight of our trip. When we asked other travelers... read more

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Goleta, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses in Xi'an are world class. During our recent visit to China, seeing the Warriors was the highlight of our trip. When we asked other travelers about their highlight, everyone responded "The Terra-cotta Warriors." The artistry, the individualization (down to the fingernails and shoes), the haunting unique faces, the sheer magnitude, and the restoration efforts are... More 

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Great place for those interested in Chinese ancient history. I will advise hiring a tour guide, who will provide relevant information.

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This is history unearthed so quite fascinating to see and learn how these terracotta warriors came to be. Not only the warriors, but the tools they used, Be aware of hawkers selling imitation figurines. If you are keen you can bargain with them. Had character starting at RMB100 drop down to RMB10. There is nice restaurant within the compound to... More 

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Really a dramatic experience to see all these life size statues created such a long time back! A must see in your China visit!

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent a long weekend in Xian and took a private tour from the terracotta warriors private tour recommended by TripAdvisor. Linda our tour guide was excellent and very knowledgeable. You must take the private tours. She knows all the good spots and where to go etc. thumbs up for this one!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Forget what you see in movie or in any photos from other traveler. Remember to engage a tour guide onsite.. it cost around RMB90 for the entire 2 hour... It is worth it. You just need to visit this jaw dropping museum. It contain so many interesting artifices from 2000 years ago. Pit#1 is the best stop and I only... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Another super excursion arranged by Tom Wan of Chinatour.com. If you are in the area don't miss this fascinating archeological excavation.

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This exhibit is truly one-of-a-kind. We had an excellent tour guide that recommended viewing the 3 buildings in reverse order which created a better buildup to the huge display...great idea. This was a fascinating exhibit but was very crowded. As with many public sights in China, take your time and eventually you'll get to see it all. A must see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of themes incredible things I have ever seen in all my journeys across the world. Hard to imagine this was ever created and so much more work is ahead of the people to unearth even more warriors. Cant wait to go back in 20 years!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was my second visit to the Terracotta Warrior site and it continued to amaze me. The amount of thought, planning, workmanship and extreme physical effort that went into this historic site is truly inspiring. You really should make an effort to include Xi'an in your China itinerary.

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