Cook Island Christian Church (CICC), Avarua

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Visit the largest religious denomination in the Cook Islands at Cook Island Christian Church (CICC). Built in 1853, the white-coral building hosts services every Sunday and rings with hymns sung in the Maori language. Explore the cemetery to will see a monument dedicated  to Polynesian missionary Papeiha. The cemetery also contains the final resting place and a life-size bust of Albert Henry, the country's first prime minister.   To find out how to plan a trip to Avarua, use our trip itinerary maker.
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  • Awesome singing singers are spread out through the church so doesn’t really matter where you sit. Harmony’s between the men and woman were fantastic go say a few Hale Mary’s and enjoy the service PS t...  more »
  • Looking for something to do on a Sunday in Rarotonga, then take in a church service and feel the warmth and fellowship of the congregation as they sing beautiful hymns. Make sure you take them up on t...  more »
  • the service was wonderful, singing was great , the congregation sang their hearts out, refreshments and meeting with local congregation after in the hall next to the church, the brownies and girl guid...  more »
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