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Jam-packed with interesting aircraft

This wonderful museum is jam-packed with interesting aircraft and aviation memorabilia. You can... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2018
Kim O
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Christchurch, New Zealand
Great Museum for a small town

Little Aviation Museum oat the Ashburton airfield which has a Harrier jump jet. More to this... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Diane B
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 December 2018

This wonderful museum is jam-packed with interesting aircraft and aviation memorabilia. You can climb onboard a DC3 and inspect a Skyhawk and a Harrier Jump Jet at close range. We weren't sure what to expect but were quite blown away by the range of aircraft...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kim O
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Little Aviation Museum oat the Ashburton airfield which has a Harrier jump jet. More to this Museum than you think. Worth a visit for aviation buffs

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Diane B
Reviewed 31 October 2018

The two hangars are obviously looked after well by keen volunteers and have a good range of interesting exhibits. The wide range of aircraft and models will be of great interest to youngsters as well as oldsters!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank annandhim
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

I was a bit sceptical but totally besotted by this gem. My young daughters (2 & 5) both loved it. The mini airplanes that they could scoot around on were a big hit. The skydiving next door gave us plenty of entertainment too. Picnic table...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ahewgill06
Reviewed 31 May 2018

A very informative and interesting tour on the history of the planes on display, including log books, clothing and gear. A must see for history buffs.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Susan S
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

A wonderful interactive experience for all ages. If you want to touch, see and put yourself into a pilot’s shoes, come on in.... Planes of all types and models. Highly Recommend this wonderful museum.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

The variety of aircraft and other aviation equipment on display along with information panels and staff with a wealth of knowledge made this an experience i will not forget ., it was some years ago now but still firmly in my memories. with the passion...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank amscram
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Well worth a visit - great range of aircraft - gentleman on duty had top PR skills. A credit to the volunteers who operate it.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 30Margaret2017
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This place was way better than I thought it would be. I was surprised how much stuff they had there and the wonderful work they have done to restore things. It seems they are always adding to their exhibits and displays.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank RATZnz
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This Museum has a great selection of RNZAF jet aircraft around. The only jet trainer they do not have is a Strikemaster trainer.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank graeme M
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