Troy, Alabama: Terracotta Warriors, Wounded Dove

Free outdoor display of 200 Terracotta Warriors - the largest outside of China - and a big bloodied bird known as the Wounded Peace Dove.
Address:
158 International Drive, Troy, AL
Directions:
From US-231 turn north at the stoplight onto George Wallace Drive. Follow until you reach University Ave. (second stoplight). Turn left. Continue through one stoplight until you reach a traffic circle; take the first right onto International Drive/Luther Drive. At the first stop sign, you'll see the International Arts Center on the left. Park out front; then walk around the building. The bird is right out back; the warriors are a little further back, next to the pond.
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Terracotta Warriors

On the campus of Troy University, in Janice Hawkins Cultural Art Park, are 200 massive Terracotta Warriors. They are on permanent display there. There is also a museum on campus. It is a huge collection.

[Vanessa Dean, 06/10/2020]

The warriors were created by the late Huo Bao Zhu; it's the largest display outside of China. Also outdoors is the Wounded Peace Dove, a giant bird with a bloody head sculpted by Fred "Nall" Hollis. The university calls it "a symbol of both beauty and sorrow." Nall is a famous Troy alumnus.


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