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“Well worth a visit” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Tomb of Emperor Jingdi (Hanyangling)

Tomb of Emperor Jingdi (Hanyangling)
Zhanjiawan Village, Xi'an, China
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Ranked #6 of 248 attractions in Xi'an
Type: Ancient Ruins, Cemeteries, Ballets, Historic Sites
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Owner description: The joint mausoleum of Emperor Jingdi and Empress Wang, his consort.
Whistler, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
“Well worth a visit”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Loved how close you could get to the artifacts. When we visited, there were very few people so you could really take your time to look at everything. Compared to the 1000's of people taking in the Terra Cotta Warriors (a must-do), this is also a fantastic attraction.

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Xi'an, China
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“The nice place to go”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

we can see the ancient things by the glass and i like the movie there so much
This museum is on the way to airport ,maybe it's quite convient to visit beofre you leave Xian or just after you arrived Xian
and i suggest you to read something about Han Dynasty and Silk road before you go there
and i like the ancient clothes style there too, most museum guide dress that and it's China traditional clothes

Visited October 2013
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Miami
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“great side trip”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

worth going to this site. It has thousands of small figures - human and animals, in an underground site. Very well built and presented.

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16 attraction reviews
Reviews in 33 cities Reviews in 33 cities
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
“Loved the glass floors - up close and intimate”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

One to do as well as, rather than instead of, the terracotta warriors. Because the models are much smaller than their better-known counterparts, it makes sense to do them first or they would be a bit of an anti-climax.

It's near the airport, so an ideal stop-off when you arrive. And it's much, much quieter, so an easier place to learn about the reasons for the models before hitting the relative chaos of the terracotta warriors.

Finally, though smaller, you actually feel the models are closer to you - as you view them from a glass floor built directly over the excavation pits. Worth seeing.

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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“Great way to show the pits”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

This was a very interesting stop on the way to the airport . They have preserved the pits surrounding the empowers tomb very well and you can walk over glass floors above the pits where they buried all the things the empower would need in the next life. Very well presented.

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