Musee de la Perle Robert WAN - The Robert WAN Pearl Museum, Papeete

(3.3/5 based on 260+ 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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  • This place requires little time to go around. The entrance is free and its location makes it possible to go and then continue on his visit to the center of Papeete.Quand raining c is an activity to do even if I think this is more a museum than a museum shop.
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  • A free Museum, small but which gives the opportunity to know the history of pearls through time and see beads of exception! I expected better...
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  • Robert Wan is an icon in the pearl industry. The Musee de la Perle Robert WAN provides very good interpretive displays of the history of pearls as well as what makes a pearl valuable and how pearls ar...  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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