Historical Museum, a large-scale modern State-class museum, is
situated at the western side of the "Wild Goose Pagoda" in Xi'an
City. It covers an area of about 70,000 square meters, the architectural
area of which is 55,000 odd square meters. It was completed on
June 20, 1991 and open to the public.
The Museum is divided into three main parts of all for overall display, hall for temporary
display and hall for display on special topics.
There are over 3000 pieces of cultural relics on display; they are the cream of cultural relics selected from among the hundreds of thousands of cultural relics, the majority of which are worldly treasures.