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School Holiday Programme

School Holiday Programme

Our flexible OSCAR-approved holiday programme is filled with adventures!

  • A new adventure-based theme each school holiday.
  • Themed speciality games and daily missions.
  • Get creative with supervised art and craft activities.
  • Fun indoor and outdoor play
  • Play hide and seek in the Museum in ‘Prison Guard’ (a Holiday Programme favourite!) 
  • We have flexible dates – join us for a day or two, or the entire school holidays!
Holiday Programme

Programme information

Hours: 8.00am – 3.00pm (drop-offs between 8.00am and 8.45am)

Ages: 5-12 years

Cost: $38 per day (10% discount for 5 or more days)

Limited to 30 spaces each per day!

Our BEaST Friends

January 2020

Week 1 - Monday 21 January - Friday 24 January 2020

Week 2 - Monday 28 January - Friday 31 January 2020

Where would we be without our faithful furry, feathered, and flippered friends? Discover all the different ways animals are our BEaST friends at the Air Force Museum’s OSCAR-approved holiday programme. 

  •  Build a hobby horse for the inaugural Wigram Steeple Chase 
  •  Create your own mascot 
  •  Develop a crack SAR (Search and Rescue) team, complete with canine units
  •  Craft cardboard critters 

Alongside these special daily missions, we will have our regular holiday programme favourites, including ‘Prison Guard’ (hide and seek), supervised craft activities, and games. 

Note: we are OSCAR approved.  Please contact the Visitor Hosts directly to arrange for an OSCAR subsidy no later than 2 weeks before the start of the school holiday period.


OSCAR Endorsed Holiday Programme

Flexible dates – join us for a day or two, or the entire school holidays!

Bookings Essential: Please login below or contact our Visitor Hosts, Keri and Mark.

Phone: 03 343 9504



Helicopter Rescue Party
Birthday Parties

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

Hands-on Experiences

Find out more about opportunities for hands-on fun and learning during your visit.

Holiday Programme Group Bookings
Holiday Programme Group Bookings

With a selection of fun programmes, the Air Force Museum is the perfect place to bring your holiday programme groups.

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