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Xi'an Banpo Museum

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Address: North of Banpo Village, Baqiao District, Xi'an 710038, China
Phone Number: 029-83512807
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Banpo Neolithic History

The Xi'an Banpo Museum is a small museum built at the base of an archaeological excavation of Banpo prehistoric site. The museum houses artifacts & buildings from the Banpo... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 1, 2015
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George Town, Malaysia

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

I absolutely loved this museum - we had an excellent guide who explained all about the history of the place. It was an unexpected visit that our guide for the terracotta army recommended. It gives detailed information about the Neolithic people who lived there - research is ongoing. It was a unique opportunity of seeing something first hand that I... More 

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Hong Kong
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

The museum is situated a short distance from the Terracotta museum and so our local guide suggested we stopped by and have a look. I did not have much expectation at first but end up spending about 1.5-2 hours in the museum. The museum is at the excavation site where they found the remains of the village in the Banpo... More 

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George Town, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

The Xi'an Banpo Museum is a small museum built at the base of an archaeological excavation of Banpo prehistoric site. The museum houses artifacts & buildings from the Banpo Neolithic era. Some buildings are reconstructed to resemble the Neolithic settlement. This lovely museum took us back into the prehistoric time. Definitely a must-see especially if you are visiting the Terracotta... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

and what was the size of ancient people - and how they berried you must go and check it out - also don't forget the read about it first or take a tour.

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

If you are planning to visit the terracotta museums, you definitely won't regret sparing like 1 hour plus to stop-by this place, Xi'an Banpo Museum. We were engaged in a one-day tour package where it has this attraction included and we were totally no idea at first. After the tour, we were glad that we had a chance to visit... More 

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Gresham, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

If you are in Xian and going to Terracotta Warriors, this is on the way, and definitely worth stopping at. It is really pretty amazing, when you realize what it is. There also is a attraction called the Banpo Neolithic Village in trip advisor. The relationship between the two is that the this museum is built right at the sight... More 

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I love history and to be able to see the remains of a real prehistoric village was amazing. Considering how difficult it is to explain and show artifacts from this period of prehistory I thought the museum have done a fabulous job.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

It's an immense place with tons of Neolithic artifacts. Well-designed, and also includes an actual archaeological dig site out back. A must-visit.

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Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

There's not much to see except some human remains and artifacts. It only took me less than 30 minutes for me to walk through the site.

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Sydney
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

This museum was part of a 2 day mini bus tour and is built at the base of the archeological site. There were excavated buildings, reconstructed houses and artifacts. Also pottery making and burial section. I'm glad we had a great guide who explained what we were looking at and told us stories of how the people at the time... More 

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Additional Information about Xi'an Banpo Museum

Address: North of Banpo Village, Baqiao District, Xi'an 710038, China
Phone Number: 029-83512807
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shaanxi  >  Xi'an
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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