Shaanxi History Museum

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The Shaanxi History Museum in Xi'an is one of the most spectacular museums in the world, when it comes to housing ancient relics. As the center of Chinese history and culture for thousands, Xi'an has housed some of the best art and historical objects of China's most powerful ancient dynasties.

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Located near the Big Wild Goose Pagoda, feel free to stay in the museum till it closes, then wander over to the pagoda to see it lit up as the sun goes down.