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“Well worth a visit”
Review of Air Force Museum

Air Force Museum
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$122.78*
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Christchurch City Sightseeing - Must See Three Attractions
Ranked #7 of 237 things to do in Christchurch
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Discover one of the world's premier military aviation collections at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand. Take a guided tour 'behind the scenes', fly a simulator, step back in time in the 1940's prisoner of war exhibit,view historic newsreels and relax in our cafe. FREE ADMISSION, Open Daily 10am - 5pm.
Brisbane
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28 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Well worth a visit”
Reviewed January 12, 2013

Excellent display if you are an aviation fan, entry is free and the staff are very helpful, there were very few people when we visited so we had the museum to ourselves.
The Mosquito flight simulator is very good too.

Visited January 2013
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Waltham, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Very good day”
Reviewed January 9, 2013

Very interesting attraction, even better as its free ! New display hall being built which will allow even more exhibits. Food great in the cafe, mosquito simulator is really good. A must visit if you are in the area.

Visited January 2013
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“A significant and carefully restored and maintained collection”
Reviewed January 6, 2013

For aircraft enthusiasts this is a must, particularly with the new wing! THey cater to kids really well. The shop and the cafe are both excellent.

Visited September 2012
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Interesting and informative”
Reviewed January 3, 2013

Good way to spend a morning, even if you don't know much about aircraft.
There is a good cafe on site. Even better it is free to enter.

Visited March 2012
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Hastings, New Zealand
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20 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Fantastic”
Reviewed December 31, 2012

kids loved it especially my son, he loved sitting in the old plane and shooting everyone. Free fun loved it

Visited December 2012
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