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Xianyang Museum (Xianyang Bowuguan)

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Address: No.53 Zhongshan Road, Xi'an 712000, China
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A Fun and 'Off the Beaten Path" experience

1st- Its FREE! This little gem is north of Xi'an in the suburb/town of Xianyang. 2- its not busy so you don't feel like cattle going through like many other popular attractions... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
Xi'an, China
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Xi'an, China
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

1st- Its FREE! This little gem is north of Xi'an in the suburb/town of Xianyang. 2- its not busy so you don't feel like cattle going through like many other popular attractions. Its a great little museum if you want to see some terracotta soldiers up close. The cases are smaller so you really get to experience the details. It... More 

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Tehran, Iran
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2014

28 Km far from the Xian,in a urban city,near the Weihe river.The museum per se is good,but the street that the museum is on it,is very beautiful.It absolutely deserve a short walk. find incidentally in 1956, old Qin capital(350B.C),had many imperial building,just few of them excavated .Some important pieces bring to this museum.I really impressed with pottery well circle, and... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2012

simple layout museum, FREE! people in there dont speak much english, most exhibits are in translated in english, general history about Xianyang, mainly the effects of Buddha, location of the museum is pretty isolated, but its located in a very classic street where building/shops across it are the actual old building, must see if ur in xianyang. p/s:there's a lot... More 

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Reviewed 23 April 2012

Yes, this museum is a very mixed bag. It is quite off the beaten track, so a bit difficult to find. It is of the old style, a few old buildings around a courtyard, poor lighting and more or less no descriptions on what you are looking at. However, if you know a bit of chinese history, you´ll know that... More 

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