Free Admission
Open Daily 10am to 5pm

What To Do

Museum Hunts

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

Hands-on Experiences

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

Discover Historic Wigram

Embark on a self-guided tour of exploration and discovery around this historic former air base.

Group Activities

Bring your special interest or social club group to the Museum, and enjoy a unique experience from our range of options.

Holiday Programmes

Find out more about our school holiday programme options.

Birthday Parties

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

AFM Kids

Try some of fun and engaging AFM kids’ activities!

Behind the Scenes Tour

Take our special half-hour guided tour to learn more about the Museum’s work ‘behind the scenes’ and discover the aircraft, vehicles and engines in our reserve collection.

Mosquito Mission Flight Simulator

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


What to See

Discover New Zealand’s military aviation history by exploring our galleries, displays and exhibitions.

Plan Your Visit

Information about opening hours, admission, how to get here and parking.

Join & Support

Join and support our mission to preserve and share New Zealand’s military aviation history.

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