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Free Admission
Open Daily 10am to 4pm

Caldwell Gallery

Gallery

Access from either the Aircraft Hall, or Atrium Mezzanine.

  • Sopwith Pup replica
  • Medal display
  • Photo Exhibition
  • Aircraft Timeline
  • RNZAF location map
Air Force Museum

Named in honour of one of New Zealand’s most famous World War One airmen, Keith Caldwell, this gallery has a full-scale replica Sopwith Pup biplane as its centrepiece.

It is also the home of our medal display cabinets where you will find a range of medals presented to individuals who have served our country. A timeline of RNZAF aircraft and a location map provides information relating to every base, station and airfield where the RNZAF has had an official presence.

Access from either the Aircraft Hall, or Atrium Mezzanine.

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Exhibitions

Discover a variety of engaging special exhibitions at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand.

Open daily from 10am to 4pm (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

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