Located at the foot of Mt Ruapehu,in Waiouru, visitors can be inspired by real-life soldier's stories, discover New Zealand's military history and reflect on how conflict has shaped our nation.
Must see attractions include our Memorial Greenstone Wall, Extensive Medal Collection, Artillery Collection, Iconic Military Vehicles, Life-like Displays, Soldiers' Personal Stories, Kids Headquarters and our Research Centre. We are open from 9am to 4.30pm daily (except Christmas Day).
Combine a museum visit with lunch at our Home Fires Cafe. Visit this Spring from 1 September - 23rd October and mention Visit Ruapehu to receive a 20% discount off entry.