Cook Islands Library & Museum, Avarua

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Learn about the history and culture of the Cook Islands at Cook Islands Library & Museum, featuring a collection of weapons, carvings, and costumes. Explore the exhibits and visit the onsite library to find out more the country's distinct cultural identity. The museum also provides a way to learn about the country's relations with New Zealand and other South Pacific nations. Before you leave, check out the small gift shop with books and posters for sale. Plan your visit to Cook Islands Library & Museum and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Avarua trip planner .
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  • We were touring the island, we did not eat at the location, we did not even visit the museum as we have lived in the Pacific for a while now. However, we stopped at the shop, and the staff were so fri...  more »
  • A very interesting place to visit ( especially on a rainy day ) packed full of information and exhibits , well worth the visit for some insight into Rarotonga and the Cook islands .  more »
  • A great place to spend an hour browsing through the past. The Museum is well worth having a look at. They also have a good range of second hand paperbacks for sale ,very cheap.  more »
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11 days in Cook Islands BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Cook Islands BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Rarotonga BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Cook Islands BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Cook Islands BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Cook Islands BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES October, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 5 days in Cook Islands & Rarotonga BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND October, culture, relaxing, beaches, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Rarotonga BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Cook Islands BY A USER FROM IRELAND December, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Cook Islands BY A USER FROM INDIA February, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: February, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Cook Islands BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Cook Islands BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
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