December 14, 2017

First Floor

Cane and Bamboo Products, and Arms and Armour (1st Floor)

This gallery exhibits both modern and traditional weapons which include guns, cannons, swords, and bows and arrows. The guns in the first room of the gallery were presented by foreign diplomats to the Third and Fourth Kings of Bhutan on the occasion of their respective coronations. Other weapons of war on display are swords, rifles, knives, helmets, and shields. There is a small collection of woven and basketry items for household use.