Musee de la Perle Robert WAN - The Robert WAN Pearl Museum, Papeete
(3.4/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web)
Learn about the history of pearl cultivation and its cultural importance to the country at Musee de la Perle Robert WAN - The Robert WAN Pearl Museum, an informative and interesting set of exhibits and displays. Discover the processes of grafting, selecting, and farming pearls, and the historical and cultural context of the pearl industry in French Polynesia. The world's first museum focusing solely on pearls, the venue displays some of the finest pearls, and pieces created using them, in a relaxing and educational environment. Head to the boutique gift shop and let the knowledgeable staff assist you in finding a present or memento to take home. Add Musee de la Perle Robert WAN - The Robert WAN Pearl Museum to your Papeete travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Papeete tour planner.
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  • Friendly we learn everything about childcare, its history and its techniques to do a Pearl shop you visiting a farm Pearl prices are cheaper
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  • The Museum shows some interesting things. However, it is unfortunate that the most interesting part is the transplant of the nucleus is explained in a documentary only in English. The place looks more at a jewelry store, improved to a museum.
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  • We wandered the busy city of Papeete and stumbled across the Musee de la Perle Robert WAN. Though small, it is packed with excellent displays and explanatory materials. Our eyes popped at the beautifu...  more »
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  • The Robert Wan Pearl Museum is more here! It is on boulevard Pomare IV just before the Protestant Church.
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