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Reviewed August 12, 2019

After hearing so much about the novel - Journey to the West, now we got to see the real Tang Sanzang's face (XuanZang). Thats how a good monk look like. Good photo taking spot with the Pagoda as background. Must go inside to see the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed July 30, 2019

We all studied about Hiuen Tsang in our school curriculum in India. He is well repected among Indians.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed March 20, 2019

You have to pay separately to enter three sections of the museum. It has a lot of collections some dated few hundred years ago.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 21, 2019

Strange that this should rate as a tourist attraction, given that it is just in front of the real attraction, the Big Wild Goose Pagoda. But there were hundreds of Chinese people lined up to have their photos taken in front of the statue so...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Megonthemove
Reviewed December 2, 2018

you cannot avoid this statue, which is very important to chinese believers, you cannot avoid it once you come to visit the wild goose pagoda, nice place to take a photo

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NATHAN1909
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Located in a park some distance from the pagoda, this statue attracts many locals who wish to pay homage to the father of Buddhaism in China.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

Must take a quick picture of this statue if you visit Xian. He is the famous monk in the tale of the Monkey King.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Betty C
Reviewed October 13, 2018

Outside the Wild Goose Pagoda and is a statue of the man who started the Pagoda and temple. Interesting story.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anthony S
Reviewed June 10, 2018

This famous Buddhist monk brought Buddist scrolls from India to China. He actually walked to India. His statue resides in a large square not far from the museum and the wild goose pagoda. It's a popular place to go in Xi'an.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Of course, we couldn't resist taking photos of and with this statue, as it makes quite an impression. It is located in the esplanade outside the Dayan Temple. Lot's of people hanging around, flying kites, blowing bubbles or hawking souvenirs. We went to see the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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