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Central Australia Aviation Museum

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Enjoyable stop in Alice Springs - Lots of information

This little Aviation Museum was a great find, especially for my husband and his friend who love all... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nina W
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Ballarat, Australia
Interesting

We stopped by here on the way back from ormiston gorge. Run by volunteers who are eager to engage... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Jirrah
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Wagga Wagga Australia
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Memorial Ave | Connellan Hanger, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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All reviewscultural precincton displaycentral australiaan interesting place to visitgreat collectionlots of historywhole familyflying doctorworth a visitdc3aircrafthangerskookaburrasairwaysengineplanememorial
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little Aviation Museum was a great find, especially for my husband and his friend who love all this Aeronautical. Lots of planes on display with written history of the planes. Took a few hours to look around and well worth the stop.

Thank Nina W
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We stopped by here on the way back from ormiston gorge. Run by volunteers who are eager to engage with you and chat about facts or answer questions. Entry is by donation. It was worth stopping by but only held our interest for about 30min.

Thank Jirrah
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Nice place to visit. Lots of history and things to see. Several full planes, and documentation of there place in history. Many personal stories to help you learn the history.

Thank B138877
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

My whole family enjoyed thid place. It is suitable for all ages. Interesting planes on display for the kids and lots of information for the other ones to read. The museum is free with a gold coin donation if you wish. It was well worth...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 7 June 2018

This is an interesting place to visit with a comprehensive history of air transport in this area. It is unbelievable what the early pilots did in difficult conditions. Worth a visit if you are at Araluen Cultural Precinct.

Thank HakkaChrissa
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

We took some time to wander around the Araluen Arts Precinct on a Sunday afternoon and stumbled across this museum. The kids enjoyed walking around the planes.

Thank SymonP4
Reviewed 23 May 2018

History of aviation in central Australia. Is a must visit if in town as part of the Araluen theatre and gallery complex. Is in the actual original two hangars that were Connellan airways and the street into the museum was the taxi way to the...More

Thank oldie_9
Reviewed 28 October 2017

An interesting place to visit as part of the cultural precinct .. I particularly enjoyed the chance to go inside a DC3 aircraft .. surprisingly spacious. The story of the kukkaburra is particularly interesting

Thank Johnboy236
Reviewed 9 October 2017

So enjoyed the two hangars. I've loved aircraft all my love. As part of the Cultural Precinct, well worth the extra time. It was warm, 37C, and quite humid, very little air conditioning, we are talking original tin hangars here. Staff so friendly and helpful,...More

Thank Maggie F
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Entry was part of the Araluen Cultural Precinct which was $15.00 per adult. We were asked for our ticket. The staff/volunteers are friendly enough that you could ask if you could go through for a donation. Were very surprised at the number of planes displayed...More

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Response from keith g | Reviewed this property |
Hi there is no entry fee required, it is not necessary to pay any money to enter cheers
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