Excursion

Museum of Terra Cotta Warriors and Horsesis

Museum of Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses, located in Lintong District Xian, is around 1.5 kilometers east of the Qin Shi Huang Mausoleum. The museum covers an area of 16,300 square meters, divided into three Pits, containing more than 8,000 soldiers, 130 chariots with 520 horses and 150 cavalry horses. These life-size terracotta figures of warriors and horses are arranged in battle formations, guarding the tomb of Emperor Qin Shi Huang. The Terra Cotta army is one of the most significant archaeological finds in the world, which have become an international symbol of China's history.