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Xi'an Museum: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 8 August 2019

Before you fail in attempting to enter the Shaanxi Museum, head over this museum near the Small Wild Goose Pagoda. It houses a small collection of jade and calligraphy from thousands of years ago. Admission was even free when we went.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank GeorgeN459
Reviewed 23 July 2019

By not means as great as the warriors, this museum however has some interesting relics. There are two ancient carriages that are fascinating in particular.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank kathleen s
Reviewed 22 July 2019

It was highly recommended by the Staff at our hotel, & the Little Goose Pagoda is within the compound, so we visited the Museum. It was a good historical lesson of former Xi'an, known as Chang'an with it collection of stone jade ceramics silks displays....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michael C
Reviewed 6 July 2019

Xi'an is a pretty ancient city, indeed one of the oldest in China, with a recorded history dating back over three thousand years. The Xi'an Museum tries to showcase some of that extensive history in a modern-looking building located in the south-western corner of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 28 June 2019

Beijing's history is only the tail end of China.. Xian is where is all started.... go there with a guide... history of early china and the silk road explained.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank keithhN8977XW
Reviewed 5 June 2019 via mobile

We visited this small amazing museum without any expectation because it is located next to small pagoda and it is free. What we found out was the amazing world class Jade collection and Buddha sculpture probably the best in China. It has a complete Buddha...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Jaycaoming
Reviewed 3 June 2019

Xian museum is a short walk from the Small Goose Pagoda. The building is only about 10 years old and has a small jade exhibit and a small caligraphy exhibit. On the lower level there is maps showing Xian city during different dynasty periods. There...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Sue H
Reviewed 30 May 2019

I always like museums. I used this one to help me with China's historical timeline. Like most westerners, I knew very little of the hisory of China. This dating on the display cases helped me put this all together. Again, Xi'an is a city that...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank GrafBH66
Reviewed 18 May 2019

Even on a rainy Saturday morning, the museum was full of sight-seers. Our Odynovo guide, Ms Ann, guided us through the museum providing us with all the knowledge and information that we could handle. My husband and I are nearing 80 years old and Ann...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Marilyn H
Reviewed 29 April 2019

This museum is well worth a visit as it has very good displays of historical items that help you learn about and understand China's past. It is not easy to spend more than two hours in one go in a museum and a second visit...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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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.