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Xi'an Banpo Museum

North of Banpo Village, Baqiao District, Xi'an 710038, China
+86 29 8351 2807
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  • Average21%
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North of Banpo Village, Baqiao District, Xi'an 710038, China
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+86 29 8351 2807
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"old village"
in 11 reviews
"prehistoric site"
in 5 reviews
"stone age"
in 4 reviews
"showing how"
in 4 reviews
"skeletal remains"
in 3 reviews
"terracotta warriors"
in 27 reviews
"archaeological dig"
in 5 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 16 reviews
"ban po"
in 3 reviews
"lots of history"
in 3 reviews
"interesting place"
in 3 reviews
"on display"
in 5 reviews
"day tour"
in 6 reviews
"skeleton"
in 25 reviews
"neolithic"
in 29 reviews
"pottery"
in 22 reviews
"artifacts"
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Reviewed 14 July 2018

great to visit if you like history and architecture. the ticket is not expensive, and there are a lot to see regarding to the historical site and architectures.

Thank Baizhou C
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

This is our first experience visiting a neolithic site. The museum curators did a good job explaining what life would have been, 6000 years ago.. It's way better than reading it in history books or watching videos. Somehow seeing real neolithic artifacts makes the connection...More

Thank Sharon A
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Banpo is also another museum , I recommended to visit this place also for history readers and cultural lovers

Thank MikeJuliya
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

Like others we were unsure what this museum would be like but found it captivating. the subject is an archaeological dig of a 6000 year old village with good interpretation of what was found there and how the people lived. Would not be interesting for...More

Thank Anthony C
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

The city of Xi-an is a city of mad contrasts. Historic center, beautiful walls but right behind them the concrete jungle of ugly residential houses. Banpo Museum - a small oasis between concrete. Excavations of a 6000 year old Neolithic village, reconstructed dwelling, graves ......More

Thank vlastaman
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

this place might not be well known tourist attraction spot compare to the other popular promoting area. it's located quite a bit far away from Xi-an ancient city wall, however this place has concealed a lot of prehistorical stories that you couldn't imagined. if you...More

Thank Huang W
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

A visit to the Banpo village was part of the Terracotta day tour – it was on the way back into Xi’an city. It was just so amazing to think that we could visit a 6,000 year old village, but of course after the splendour...More

Thank Lyanna T
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

The museum boasts of great collection of artefacts from the Ming dyansty. Really loved browsing through it.

Thank Triplyzer I
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

This was part of a combined tour with the Terracotta Warriors. It took about 40 minutes to get there from my city centre hotel. I have say I was disappointed with this part of the tour. I’ve previously visited Neolithic sites and I thought this...More

Thank George H
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

The Ban’po exhibit is very well thought out and displayed. Totally covered from the elements with many descriptive guide panels. A fascinating display if you are interested in history and archeology.

Thank DwjTay
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