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72 Youyi Xilu, Xi'an 710068, China
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of things from the Terra Cotta Warriors area and many other really old artifacts from various tombs discovered. Signs in English.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nogalert
Reviewed December 2, 2018

a tribute to the glorious china culture and tradition, a real must see, with spectacular presentation, of artifacts, and historical objects, BRAVO !!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 20, 2018

This museum is part of a wider site, including the small wild goose pagoda, gardens and lake, and other buildings. Your entry ticket covers the whole site (take your passport to get your ticket). The site is lovely - the small wild goose pagoda is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 20, 2018

We were so lucky as there was student's there doing sculpture and the art work on show which very interesting to see. An amazing model of Xian on the ground floor.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank margaret c
Reviewed November 19, 2018

We visited the Xi'an museum instead of the Shaanxi History Museum since there was a long line in front of the Shaanxi museum. In comparison, the Xi'an museum was not very busy on a Saturday afternoon. It was organized by artifact categories and had a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

A very nice museum. It is not large, and probably a few hours is good to spend in the museum and on the grounds. The small wild goose pagoda was interesting. Beautiful gardens.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

We went here on our own the day after seeing the terracota warriors site. This was a very informative museum which helped us put Chinese history into context. There were warriors from the site. It was very crowded. I think it’s free if you’re willing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed November 12, 2018

This was built over the excavations of the warriors. there is lots of details and info not apparent, like they were all painted to resemble the models.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wynn R
Reviewed November 5, 2018

Xian has a history dating back thousands of years, including as China's capital for centuries, and this museum covers that history. Artifacts from the many dynasties in Xian's history include bronzes, porcelains, jade items and others unearthed in Xian and its environs. Lots of Buddhist...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed October 29, 2018

The museum was really interesting, but I would have to say, the gardens were a quiet respite from the day. The drone of traffic seemed to be absorbed by the trees. Be sure to take some time to visit the gardens.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from davidsU4976FB | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry we were on a guided tour but our tour guide let’s us explore by ourselves but was always around for any questions. There did not appear to be any people in the reception area waiting to guide people through.