Being a very comprehensive military museum and the first of its kind, the museum was built in 1958 as a tribute to the tenth anniversary of the founding of the New China.
Both standing and temporary exhibition sessions are held here. Temporary exhibitions include the War of Agrarian Revolution, the Anti-Japanese War, the Civil War, the Korean War, the Ancient Warfare, Modern War Hall, the Armory Hall and Souvenirs Shops.
Ancient Armory：Armoury used during the Anti-Japanese War : Military Uniform, Cannon, telescope, medic appliances, communication appliances, seals, declarations and strategies.
Modern Armory: Ammunition, Tanks, Ballistic Missiles, Ships and Jets.
Diplomatic Gifts：Over 500 gifts, each of which has a diplomatic story behind it, are on display. These representative gifts are handpicked from thousands of gifts presented to China by different countries.
Old Photos: Photos taken during the wars that happened from 1840 to 1960.
China Millennium Monument