Links to Aviation Museums

Ashburton Aviation Museum
Situated on Ashburton Airfield, this museum has a display hangar, workshop building and clubrooms.
A mixture of civil and military aircraft are on display.

Air Force Museum, Christchurch
The Air Force Museum at Wigram sports a lot more than just aeroplanes on display, from cafe to special shows.

Gisborne Aviation Preservation Society
The museum, which opened in 1998, has exhibits ranging from the beginning of aviation history on the East Coast in 1920 up to the mid 1980’s and has 5 aircraft on display.

George Hood Aviation Museum Masterton
An aviation museum with most ‘exhibits’ in flying condition, including a Tiger Moth and a Percival Proctor.

NZ Fighter Pilots Museum Wanaka
The permanent museum of the famous ‘Warbirds Over Wanaka’ airshow, based on the airfield

Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre
Based on Omaka Aerodrome near Blenheim, this museum contains mostly flying exhibits. Fabulous!

Museum Of Transport And Technology, Auckland
MOTAT has a large hangar dedicated to air transport, the Sir Keith Park Memorial Aviation Collection.

Classic Flyers NZ, Tauranga
Classic Flyers NZ is a Mount Manganui-based aviation and military museum.