The Nature Museum and the Central Zoo were successfully completed.

The Nature Museum is covering more than 35 000 square meters. It is a educational and science research and dissemination base and leisure complex as it has the Space Hall, Paleozoic Era Hall, Mesozoic Era Hall, Cenozoic Era Hall, Animals Hall, Plants Hall, Gifts Hall, E-Library and Sci-tech Disseminating Room.

More than 40 animal sheds such as the Shed of Reptiles, Shed of Monkeys, Shed of Beasts, Shed of Elephants, Shed of Giraffes and Shed of Small Horses have been modernly built to match the surrounding scenery.

Present at the ceremony were Pak Pong Ju, Choe Thae Bok, O Su Yong, Ro Tu Chol, Kim Su Gil, officials of the party and armed forces organs, ministries and national institutions and officials and builders of the Korean People’s Army units and public units who contributed to remodeling the zoo, officials and workers of institutions and industrial establishments and school youth and children in Pyongyang and overseas compatriots.

The inaugural tape was cut by representatives of builders in the army and public units, persons of merits, university students and secondary school students.

At the end of the ceremony the participants went round the Nature Museum and the Central Zoo.