History of military museum
History
Oct. 3, 1956. Opening of the Korea Military Academy Memorial.
Oct. 4, 1966. Renamed Army Museum of Korea Military Academy
Sep. 10, 1967. Renamed Cheonghundang Hall of Ancient History
May. 15, 1981. Commencement of new construction of the museum
Mar. 28, 1983. Completion. Renamed Military Museum
May. 1, 1985. Opening of the Military Museum
Facilities
Exhibition Hall Assembly Hall Office Affiliated Facilities Total
3,410u 485u 139u 1,966u 6,000u
Collection of relics
Classification Ancient times Modern times Total
Military Artifacts Specimen for Reference Military Artifacts Specimen for Reference
Sum 3,558 356 1,233 3,517 8,667
Bows and Arrows 846 24 - - 870
Spears and Swords 282 20 37 27 365
Firearms and Projectiles 514 8 575 108 125
Saddlery and Cudgels 74 6 - - 80
Dress and Ornaments 165 64 164 319 712
Narrative Paintings 1,428 88 84 1,242 2,842
Armaments 167 124 144 312 747
Other 82 25 229 1,510 1,846