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Forest of Stone Steles Museum, Xi'an

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History Museum · Hidden Gem · Specialty Museum
Observe a vast collection of ancient carvings at Forest of Stone Steles Museum, where a collection of over 3,000 steles spread over seven exhibit halls narrate China's long history. Head to the hall of statues to view tombs and sarcophagi of notable figures, and don't miss a centuries-old stele documenting the first 150 years of Christianity in China. You'll find a sufficient amount of English signage to help you get around. Plan your visit to Forest of Stone Steles Museum and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Xi'an trip planning site.
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  • This is a museum of stone monuments and carvings. It is housed in a former Confucius temple. You will find stone monuments and epitaphs from past dynasties here. If you understand the language, the.....  more »
  • A very interesting array of steles. The most I have ever seen in one place. There is a lot placed in a few structures, but worth a.visit.  more »
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