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Open Daily 10am to 4pm

Museum Hunts

Museum Hunts

We offer a range of Museum Hunts suitable for 4– 12-year-olds, with changing themes and challenges every school holiday.  A Museum hunt is a great way to explore the museum together!

Available from the Welcome Desk at any time.

Price: $6.00 including a fun reward.

Air Force Museum of New Zealand

Discover Aeroplanes

Telling Tails

Aeroplanes each have their own special identification number painted boldly on their tails. Come and explore the Museum on this hunt to find and match the aeroplanes’ tail numbers. Then, choose a fun reward when you’ve finished.

Propeller Code

Have you ever noticed that propellers come in all shapes and sizes? Explore the Museum while you hunt for propellers and decode our secret sentence. Don’t forget to collect your reward at the end!

Plane Language

Come and explore the Museum on this hunt and learn the special names for important parts of an aeroplane. Then, choose a fun reward when you’ve finished.


Air Force Museum
AFM Kids

Try some of fun and engaging aviation-themed kids’ activities at home!

Helicopter Rescue Party
Birthday Parties

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

Mosquito Mission Flight Simulator

Take the pilot seat in our ever-popular Mosquito Mission Flight Simulator, offering high definition graphics and realistic handling features!

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