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Gargi Vishnoi
The Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses are the most significant archeological excavations of the 20th century and was one mammoth construction that took up to 11 years for completion. History lover non history lover, this historic site is a must visit in everybody’s itinerary who tours in China. Life size terracotta figures of warriors and horses arranged in battle formations are the star features at the museum. They are replicas of what the imperial guard should look like in those days of pomp and vigour. The stories crafted around the terracotta warriors are gripping and enticing. It is one of the most sensational archaeological finds of all time and its grandeur is inexplicable.