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Museum Access - The Field Museum / Installation of Terra Cotta Warriors

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Episode Details

First aired: April 20, 2018.

Travel back to ancient China with host, Leslie Mueller as she visits the “Terra Cotta Warriors” exhibition at the Field Museum in Chicago. Learn how the powerful First Emporer of China commissioned a 30 year project, creating more than 8,000 figures to be buried around him. These figures silently guared his tomb for 2,000 years before being discovered. Enjoy a “Behind the Scenes” look at the Field Musum Team Members working on this very special exhibition and see why it has been described as the 8th Wonder of the World!