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I would not rate 5stars in other cities maybe but in Kunming it is one of the rare older sights. It´s upgrades the whole area around the Green Lake. Of cause it is just buildings like another viewer wrote but for people who like historical...More
The Military School and museum in Kunming is a really great day out. Its located near Green Lake so a great way to see these 2 major attractions on the same day. the old barracks have been beautifully restored and the museum is a great...More
This is a great place to learn about recent Chinese military history. There is a post office inside where you can get your stamp that you have been to this place! Budget 1.5 hours, there are multiple buildings and it does take some time to...More
This site is well described in English as well as Chinese. Gives a great explanation of military development and importance of Kunming as a military centre. I wish there had been a bit more on the importance of Kunming as the retreat capital in WW2,...More
As I was stating near this museum I decided to visit.
The museum isn't particularly large, but what they have is well displayed and has English explanations.
I think it is well worth a look if you are in the Green Lake Park area.
The Military School is right on the side of the park in the centre of Kunming, so it's well worth dropping into on your strolls.
As a free attraction, it's worth a look. Though it is no longer in use, there are a few examples...More