Free Admission
Open Daily 10am to 5pm


Past competitions

Our 'Win a helicopter flight with Richie McCaw' competition has now closed. Congratulations to our winner, Bekah Taylor of Belfast!

The winner of our Helicopter Hunt competition.

Our Helicopter Heroes 'Win a flight in a RNZAF A109 helicopter' competition has now closed.

Pictured here is the lucky winner, Henry Grubb of Avonhead (left), with his friend Oscar Tapp, of Ilam, ready to go for their flight!

A109 Winner Web
The Tour
Behind the Scenes Tour

Take our special half-hour guided tour to learn more about the Museum’s work ‘behind the scenes’ and discover the aircraft, vehicles and engines in our reserve collection.

Museum Hunts

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

Helicopter Rescue Party
Birthday Parties

At the Air Force Museum, we can offer your child a unique and exciting birthday party to remember.


Plan Your Visit

Information about opening hours, admission, how to get here and parking.

Group Activities

Bring your special interest or social club group to the Museum, and enjoy a unique experience from our range of options.

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Discover Historic Wigram

Embark on a self-guided tour of exploration and discovery around this historic former air base.

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