The Military Museum, found on the western side
of the city is a dream come true for any military buff. This museum
tracks the history of the People’s Liberation Army from 1927 to
A permanent exhibition of more than 5,000 items
includes photographs, directives, military uniforms and weaponry.
Visitors can examine the oil lamp used by Mao Zedong during the
Jinggang mountain struggles, US tanks from the Korean War, AK47
rifles, flamethrowers and socialist art work of revolutionary heroes.
Outside the museum you can see old bombers and U2 wreckage. The
museum store sells unique products such as guerilla-era military
gear and soviet army binoculars.