Sotahistoriallinen erikoismuseo perinteikkäällä Mikkelin vanhalla kasarmialueella
WINTERTIME 16.9.-30.4. WED-SUN 11-16
SUMMERTIME 2.5.-15.9. DAILY 10-18
ALSO UPON ORDER.
NOW IN EXHIBITION
ABOUT INFANTRY MUSEUM
Founded in 1982, task of the museum, maintained by the Infantry Foundation, is to collect, store, examine and put on display military material which has belonged to the infantry. The Museum is housed in two wooden barracks built in the 19th century.
The exhibition area covers some 2 000 m2, and the items on display include 70 different military uniforms, 120 hand guns, 20 machine and light machine guns, 20 mortars and guns, and plenty of other military equipment. Available for viewing are also photos of 151 Mannerheim-cross recipients, military uniforms from 3 centuries and present day material.