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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  • Essential but crowded. Expect you to be pushed around and fight to take pictures. However this place is amazing and it would be a shame to miss.
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  • It has been said before and it is all true - the warriors are magnificent and so beautifully made that you stand in awe when you enter the main hall. The museum, where you get up close to the Archer a...  more »
  • Xi'an travel one of the most memorable in the place where the mysterious. real. really worth an awful expensive but the price of admission. It's too weird. But a lot of people really know that almost did an incredibly backlogged.
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