People's Liberation Military Museum (Junshi Bowuguan)
(Military Museum of the Chinese People's Revolution)
9 Fuxing Lu
Hours: 8am - 5pm (Closed Mondays)
Lat 39° 54′ 27.61″ N Long 116° 19′ 3.8″ E Located on the north side of the central section of
Fuxing Road directly south of the Yuyuantan Park. Accessible via subway "S" line, the nearest stations is the Military Museum (Junshi Bowuguan) station on the green or red lines.
The museum is
composed of two four-story wings and a main building of seven stories
topped with the gilded emblem of the Chinese People’s Liberation
Army, The museum's second floor is dedicated to the War of Resistance
Against Japan (1937-1945). The third floor to the Third Revolutionary
Civil War (1945-1949). Exhibits include the Hall of the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea, detailing the Korean War.
240mm Howitzer Type 45 (1912)
Displayed outdoors at the museum.