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South Canterbury Aviation Heritage Centre

Aircraft, objects and archives relating to South Canterbury and national aviation history. Richard Pearse, New Zealand father of powered flight, has a particular significance. Still in development. Centre of Air Pageant to celebrate 100 yrs Aviation 29.30,31 march 2003.The new museum hanger is nearly complete, it is unofficially open for viewing groups.

Collection Type
Art, History, Technology

Visitor Information
Physical address iconOld Control Tower, Richard Pearse Airport TIMARU South Canterbury, New Zealand
Hours of operation iconEvery Sunday from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm Or for groups we can be open by arrangement
Charges iconGold coin for exhibitions

Archive storage and research possible on local commercial and sport flying 1923-present. Artifacts and documents relating to wartime histories of local pilots. Historic control tower site.