The exhibition will include a number of objects that have never been on show in the UK before. If your visiting the exhibition and want to carry on the Chinese celebrations there are several FREE arts and crafts events at the World Museum.
Chinese New Year - Saturday, February 10, 10am-4pm
Celebrate the Chinese New Year and the China’s First Emperor and the Terracotta Warriors exhibition with fun activities for all the family including lion dancing, a calligraphy workshop, traditional Chinese opera performances and and re-enactments of the fighting techniques possibly used by the First Emperor’s real army.
Chinese Lanterns - Sunday, February 11, 1pm-4pm
This year's Chinese Lantern festival falls on March 2 and you and the kids can discover the history and skill of making your own Chinese lanterns in all different shapes and designs.
Chinese Zodiac masks - Saturday and Sunday, February 24 and 35, 1pm-4pm
Learn about the Chinese lunar calendar and about all the different zodiac animals which represent each year. Discover your zodiac animal and make your own zodiac animal mask to take away with you.
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