The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses, Xi'an
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The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses boasts a collection of over 8,000 carved soldiers and horses. The figures in this World Heritage Site were buried in the 3rd century BCE with the first emperor of China, Qin Shi Huang, to protect him in the afterlife. The thousands of life-size soldiers stand at attention as an imperial army would in real life. Look for remains of the paint that originally lacquered each statue. Plan to visit The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses during your Xi'an vacation using our convenient Xi'an trip itinerary planner.
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  • The overall size of the place is overwhelming but is a must see attraction. Very busy but plenty of room to see everything and no restriction on taking photos and videos. You cannot go to China and no...  more »
  • Caught bus from square opposite main train station. 914, 916, 306 all leave regularly they seem to leave when there's about 10/15 people on board and the buses fill up quickly and seem to leave about ...  more »
  • I wanted to see the warriors as a bucket list item, so of course I planned a trip with my family there. But once inside the main "pit" I was really amazed. Such incredible artistry and on such a grand...  more »