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Central Australia Aviation Museum

Memorial Ave | Connellan Hanger, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
+61 8 8953 8554
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Interesting place to visit, even if you are not into planes

Entry was part of the Araluen Cultural Precinct which was $15.00 per adult. We were asked for our... read more

Reviewed yesterday
WoodgateFamily
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Brisbane, Australia
Plans, planes , planes and history

The history of aviation in Central Australia with great collection of memorabilia and restored... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
Kvatskal
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Darwin River, Australia
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Memorial Ave | Connellan Hanger, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

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

Thank WoodgateFamily
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The history of aviation in Central Australia with great collection of memorabilia and restored airplanes, small and big. A great history lessons for young and old. I never knew that there was an airline flying from Alice to the Rock until I visited the place....More

Thank Kvatskal
Reviewed 28 May 2017

It is part of the Araluen Cultural Precinct and entry is $15.00 and gets you into the cultural centre, the museum and the aviation centre. They will ask for your ticket when you enter the hangers, I know because I went there 4 days ago....More

Thank andy1042017
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

It is very pleasing to see such a high quality exhibit of our flying history in Alice Springs There are planes to see, engines on display & lots of history It is pleasing that the exhibition is free, & Alice Springs Community is to be...More

Thank keith g
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went there with whole family and we loved it. It's great part of Alice history, well preserved and people working there are so enthusiastic that you really forget yourself there

Thank hurtova
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Only because we think planes are cool we decided to drop in for a visit. We all enjoyed it and learned a thing or two. While there we walked next door to the cemetary where there are a few famous Australians laid to rest. Lassiter...More

2  Thank holidayroadoz
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Another Aviation Museum and another great visit for us. The Central Australia Aviation Museum in Alice Springs was a stop we had to make since our older brother has to check out all of these places so we did and we all enjoyed it very...More

1  Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We loved this place with its range of displays taking visitors throuygh the range of planes that enabled Alice to become the centre of the postal service

1  Thank DerekH50
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Distances of this magnitude were defeated by these craft and the pilots of the decades past - over 70 years of aviation history in one location, just behind Araluen and the Strehlow Museum

1  Thank jansalm
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

If your into planes this place is the place to go not overly exciting if your not into planes but alot of information

1  Thank melissaandjason
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Tameka F
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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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