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Ashburton Aviation Museum

Ashburton Airport | Seafield Road, Ashburton, New Zealand
+64 3-308 6408
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A very informative and interesting tour on the history of the planes on display, including log... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Susan S
Ashburton Aviation Museum

A wonderful interactive experience for all ages. If you want to touch, see and put yourself into a... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Chau H
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Ashburton Airport | Seafield Road, Ashburton, New Zealand
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+64 3-308 6408
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

Thank Susan S
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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.

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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

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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.

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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.

Thank RATZnz
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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.

Thank graeme M
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

People there were so friendly and you could go up and look in to the air craft... any one you want !!! This was by far a better experience than the one in Christchurch! My opinion only! There was stuff to do for everyone that...More

Thank Karl D
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

We held our mid winters work Dinner & Function at this very enjoyable Museum. Well set out with plenty of Airplanes to look over & certainly worth a visit if you want to see something in Ashburton: Will be going back in the near future...More

Thank Toshes
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The Aviation Museum is hidden away at the airport (funnily enough) and is well worth the effort to find. We were looking for something to do in Ashburton and the wife suggested the aviation museum. What a find! There are 2 hangers absolutely stuffed with...More

Thank paw0308
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

We stopped here on the way to our next big destination and were blown away by the collection on display and the very knowledgeable volunteers who run the museum. We aren't too clued up on aviation but still thoroughly enjoyed our time here and learned...More

Thank kmlotoo
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