Beijing Military Museum
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Woody Figtree
N 39° 54.421 E 116° 19.062
50S E 441679 N 4417659
Quick Description: A great Museum in the center of Beijing
Location: China
Date Posted: 5/22/2010 7:45:59 AM
Waymark Code: WM8WJQ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 6

Long Description:
With paraphernalia spanning many generations this museum of military equipment is a must for the war buff. They have on display items from the Chinese Army, Navy and Airforce. From ancient fighting swords and costumes to modern fighting equipment. Of particular interest to me was the salvaged US U2 spy plane shot down over the USSR on 1st mat 1960. How it got to be in the Chinese Military Museum I do not know.
Opening hours: 8.30am to 5.00pm Closed Mondays

Open all year: Yes

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