Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre

One of the world’s largest private collections of Great War aircraft and artifacts in dramatic displays created by Wingnut Films, with mannequins by Weta Workshop. A second exhibition opened in 2016 and features stories and aircraft from World War II


$20.00 - $39.00
$10.00 - $16.00
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Omaka presents two outstanding exhibitions. The original Knights of the Sky exhibition, featuring Sir Peter Jackson’s own collection of WW1 aircraft and artifacts. This story of aviation in the Great War is brought to life in sensational sets created by the internationally acclaimed WingNut Films and Weta Workshop.

New to Omaka is our second exhibition ‘Dangerous Skies’. Featuring stories from World War II, these are tales of daring, valour and tragedy stretching from the British Isles to the forests of Germany, an embattled but courageous Russia and the Pacific Islands.

Guided tours are available on request or you can self-guide at your leisure. Coffee and souvenirs available on site.

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Physical address

79 Aerodrome Road, Blenheim, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $20.00 - $39.00
(14 year(s) and under)
$10.00 - $16.00
Other charges:
Highlights tours are an additional $5 per person, per exhibition
Cancellation policy:
24 hours notice is required for a full refund.

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
8km to airport
Proximity to coach terminal:
Proximity to town:
4km to town

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Opening times

Business hours:
9am-5pm, 7 days. Closed Christmas Day
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Language support

  Written Spoken
Chinese (Simplified) NO YES

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