The Eighth Wonder of the World: China’s Terracotta Warriors

NGV International

Exhibition space
Ground Level

Booking is not required.

Exhibition ticket required.
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9am–5pm, daily

One of the greatest archaeological finds of the twentieth century, the terracotta warriors are often described as the eighth wonder of the world.

NGV curator Wayne Crothers shares the story behind their discovery in 1974 and what these ancient artefacts tell us about Chinese history and culture.

Wayne Crothers, Senior Curator, Asian Art, NGV

Sat 25 May, 11–11.30am

Venue Exhibition Space

Sun 26 May, 2.30–3pm

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Talks and discussions Antiquities Asia Terracotta Warriors & Cai Guo-Qiang NGV International