Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum

As many as 2,500 military items and garments which originate from around the globe have gone on display at a private history museum located in Vung Tau City, with the collection being owned by 75-year-old Robert Taylor from the UK.

Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
The museum was originally founded by Taylor back in 2012, although it did close for a long period of time due to personal reasons, operations did resume in 2016 on Tran Hung Dao Street in Vung Tau City.
Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
The site spans a total area of 1,500 square metres, with 2,500 items on show, including weapons and war uniforms sourced from across the world.
Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
On show in the war uniform section are artifacts from several Chinese dynasties.
Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
The war uniforms of Japanese and Mongolian military forces during the 1192 to 1867 period.
Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
The typical uniform of Roman soldiers.
Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
A view of the classic red coat uniform worn by the British military throughout the 19th century.
Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
Wealthy soldiers during the medieval period in Europe wore armoured suits.
 
Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
Here are some of the unique items on show throughout the museum.
Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
Unique collection of old weapons and uniforms on show at Vung Tau museum
Uniforms worn by the Vietnamese People's Army can also be seen on display.

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Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history

Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history

The Vietnam Military History Museum Hanoi, also known as the Army Museum, is home to an extensive collection of weaponry that was used throughout Vietnam’s war-filled history. 

 
 

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