Free Admission
Open Daily 10am to 5pm

Cool Museum Hunts

Solve the coded message and crack the password as we go on an Antarctic adventure at the Air Force Museum!

The Tour

Take our free half-hour guided tour to learn more about the Museum’s work ‘behind the scenes’ and discover our reserve collection.

Holiday Programmes

Embark on your next adventure!

ATC: 75 Years

This exhibition is a compilation of stories, anecdotes, photos and film, marking 75 years since the formation of this Air Force-based youth organisation. On display until 13 November 2017.

Helicopter Rescue Party

Check out our latest birthday party option, complete with a pretend flight and rescue mission in a real Iroquois helicopter!

A perfect way for your little hero to celebrate with friends.

What to See

Discover New Zealand’s military aviation history by exploring our galleries, displays and exhibitions.

What to Do

Engage with New Zealand’s military aviation history through a range of interactive activities.

OSCAR-Endorsed Holiday Programme

Find out more about our popular OSCAR-endorsed holiday programmes.

Museum Hunts

With regularly changing themes and challenges, our hunts are a fun way for families to explore the Museum together.


Support the Museum

Help us preserve and share New Zealand's military aviation history.

By making a donation, you will be supporting free admission, free education programmes for schools, care of our collection and more.






Open daily from 10am to 5pm (except Christmas Day)
Entry to the Museum is free, donations are appreciated.

45 Harvard Ave, Wigram, Christchurch | 03 343 9532

We welcome visitors of all abilities