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Xi'an Banpo Museum

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North of Banpo Village, Baqiao District, Xi'an 710038, China
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an optional part of a tour to see the Terracotta Army but was definitely worth it. The museum shows ancient dwellings in a very interesting way. A must see if you can fit it into your day.

Thank Guy M
Reviewed July 14, 2018

great to visit if you like history and architecture. the ticket is not expensive, and there are a lot to see regarding to the historical site and architectures.

Thank Baizhou C
Reviewed June 30, 2018

This is our first experience visiting a neolithic site. The museum curators did a good job explaining what life would have been, 6000 years ago.. It's way better than reading it in history books or watching videos. Somehow seeing real neolithic artifacts makes the connection...More

Thank Sharon A
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Banpo is also another museum , I recommended to visit this place also for history readers and cultural lovers

Thank MikeJuliya
Reviewed June 22, 2018

Like others we were unsure what this museum would be like but found it captivating. the subject is an archaeological dig of a 6000 year old village with good interpretation of what was found there and how the people lived. Would not be interesting for...More

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed June 22, 2018

The city of Xi-an is a city of mad contrasts. Historic center, beautiful walls but right behind them the concrete jungle of ugly residential houses. Banpo Museum - a small oasis between concrete. Excavations of a 6000 year old Neolithic village, reconstructed dwelling, graves ......More

Thank vlastaman
Reviewed June 13, 2018

this place might not be well known tourist attraction spot compare to the other popular promoting area. it's located quite a bit far away from Xi-an ancient city wall, however this place has concealed a lot of prehistorical stories that you couldn't imagined. if you...More

Thank Huang W
Reviewed May 31, 2018

A visit to the Banpo village was part of the Terracotta day tour – it was on the way back into Xi’an city. It was just so amazing to think that we could visit a 6,000 year old village, but of course after the splendour...More

Thank Lyanna T
Reviewed May 26, 2018

The museum boasts of great collection of artefacts from the Ming dyansty. Really loved browsing through it.

Thank TriplyzerI
Reviewed May 17, 2018

This was part of a combined tour with the Terracotta Warriors. It took about 40 minutes to get there from my city centre hotel. I have say I was disappointed with this part of the tour. I’ve previously visited Neolithic sites and I thought this...More

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