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Museum of Emperor Qinshihuang’s Tomb Figures of Soldiers and Horses

June 28, 2018

The Museum of the Terracotta Army was opened to the public in1979. It is the world-famous museum that is constructed on the site of its
findings. In 1987, the emperor Qinshihuang and Terra Cotta Warriors pit "by UNESCO world heritage list approved listed in the", and is known as "eighth wonder of the world". Estimates from 2007 were that the three pits containing the Terracotta Army held more than 8,000 soldiers, 130 chariots with 520 horses and 150 cavalry horses, the majority of which remained buried in the pits nearby Qin Shi Huang's mausoleum. Other terracotta non-military figures were found in other pits, including officials, acrobats, strongmen and musicians.