Arts & Culture

Charming attractions for every traveller

Banpo Museum

Within the vicinity of the Terracotta Warrior Museum is the site of a Neolithic village dating to around 6000 B.C. It shows replicas of houses, giving a good idea of domestic life in the ancient past.

Shaanxi History Museum

Built in a classical Chinese style, the museum was opened in 1992 and is considered one of the best museums in China.

The chronologically arranged exhibits starts from Palaeolithic Lantian Man to New Stone Age settlements (5,000-7,000 BC), and go on to Neolithic pottery and jade carvings. In addition, more recent Sui, Tang, Ming and Qing Dynasty relics are on display.

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