Free Admission
Open Daily 10am to 4pm

What's on

Relaxed Hour at the Museum

11 June 2020 - 2 July 2020

These free, sensory-friendly sessions are for all visitors who prefer a quieter environment. They are particularly suited to adults and children with complex support needs or with autism spectrum disorder, and their families and carers.

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A Flying Visit

The Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) has hosted aircraft from many countries over the years. This selection of photos from our archives gives a snapshot of just some of the different types that have visited RNZAF stations and bases, from the 1920s through to the 1980s.

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Revamp Vintage Market Takes Flight

30 August 2020

‘Revamp Vintage Market Takes Flight’ at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand! Come along and explore the biggest market yet with an incredible selection of stalls from Christchurch’s best vintage stores and local artisans. Free entry!

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Battle of Britain Service

15 September 2020 – Time & venue TBC

Come and join us in honouring the service and sacrifice of New Zealand’s airmen at our annual Battle of Britain commemorative service.

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ANZAC Day Service

25 April | The Anzac spirit has taught us many things; endurance, courage, ingenuity, good humour and mateship.

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Museum Hunts

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

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Behind the Scenes Tour

Take our special 45 minuted guided tour to learn more about the Museum’s work ‘behind the scenes’ and discover the aircraft, vehicles and engines in our Reserve Collection.

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Due to COVID-19 precautions under Alert Level 2, our interactive ‘Captured!’ exhibition is currently closed.

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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