Find Us

China sends terracotta warriors to UK

Chinese terracotta army
Chinese terracotta army
By Ievgeniia Rudenko
Published on
Share this articleComments
Share this articleClose Button
Copy/paste the article video embed link below:Copy to clipboardCopied

China promotes Shaanxi region sending terracotta warriors to Liverpool


Terracotta warriors from China's famous army will be in residence in Liverpool from next February.

The 2,000-year-old figures, which were rediscovered in the 1970s, are a part of one of China's most famous tourist attractions.

The decision to send them to the UK was made to whet the appetite of the British public to learn more about the history and culture of the world's most populous country.

terracotta warriors\\' flashmob

Zhongyin Gao, Shaanxi Provincial Tourism Development Commission, general director said:

"We hope that more British tourists will come to see terracotta warriors at Liverpool. We hope that after they see some of them in UK, they will come to Shaanxi to see the whole majestic terracota army.

We have this saying: to understand China, start from Shaanxi".

Share this articleComments

You might also like

Palestinian political factions Fatah and Hamas sign unity declaration in Beijing, China claims

China's second-quarter GDP falls short of expectations

Chinese president and Polish counterpart meet for talks to deepen cooperation