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Open Daily 10am to 5pm

Captured!

Key details

Cost: FREE. As the Air Force Museum is a registered charitable trust, koha (donations) are gladly accepted.

Programme duration: 60 minutes

To book, contact:

Chris Davey, BA, Dip Tchg
Education Officer

Phone: (03) 343 9517

educ@airforcemuseum.co.nz

Air Force Museum

Overview

Suitable for Y5-8 students

This programme utilises our ‘Captured!’ Prisoner of War (POW)-themed exhibition space, which follows the journey of Kiwi airmen captured as POWs in Europe during World War Two.

The related education programme, tailored to the level of your students, will include time in our classroom before the students are given access to the exhibition itself for that unique, hands-on learning experience. Topics covered can include real POW stories, POW camp life, interrogation, escape and the Geneva Convention.

  • Social Sciences: Identity, Culture, and Organisation, Place and Environment, Continuity and Change
  • English: Listening, Reading, and Viewing
  • Key Competencies: All

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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

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