Kokopo War Museum, Rabaul

Categories: Military Museums, Museums
Inspirock Rating:
3.3/5 based on 60+ reviews on the web
Delve into history at Kokopo War Museum, a site displaying collections that revolve around the clashes of World War II. Look for authentic relics like numerous Japanese artillery pieces, tanks, and even an A6M2 Zero fighter in great condition. Other items include photographs and the painted nose cone of an American B-17 bomber. English explanations are provided for most objects, but keep in mind the organization of the collections can be confusing, so you may want to seek out a guide. Make Kokopo War Museum a part of your New Britain Island vacation plans using our New Britain Island trip itinerary planner.
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  • 展品不多,保护得不够,很大锈蚀严重。其实不止是二战,还有有个巴新历史,文化,自然等多个主题。但展品分类和陈列很不专业。 
  • This is a great collection of local artifacts, but really needs some conservation work done. Kids would enjoy climbing on the Japanese World War Two relics in the museum gardens. 
  • This is mainly an open air museum with relics of Japanese military hardware positioned in the grounds. These were surprising, not least the two small tanks, one of which had a crew of three. There are...  read more »
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