Terracotta Warriors see over 35,000 visitors

XI’AN (Xinhua) – More than 35,000 tourists visited the renowned Terracotta Warriors in northwest China’s Shaanxi Province during the three-day New Year holiday, local authorities said on Monday.

A total of 35,583 people visited the Emperor Qinshihuang’s Mausoleum Site Museum in Xi’an, the provincial capital, to catch a glimpse of the famous army of Terracotta Warriors during the holiday that ended on Sunday.

Under COVID-19 prevention and control efforts, tourists were required to book tickets online, with the number of daily visits capped at 75 per cent of the museum’s full capacity.