Kokopo War Museum, Rabaul
(3.2/5 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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  • This is a collection of various military pieces collected around East New Britain. Poorly curated and in urgent need of repair and maintenance. The exhibits in the buildings are not well displayed and...  more »
  • No need to go on a big tour to this place. Meet the locals and catch a bus. What we did: - Caught the 1A bus 45 mins to Kokopo. - Once in town, ask for direction to the Kokopo War and Cultural Museum....  more »
  • 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。