Museum of Tahiti and the Islands, Punaauia
(3.9/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
Learn about the history and culture of French Polynesia at Museum of Tahiti and the Islands, housing an extensive array of exhibits, artifacts, and audio-visual experiences. Examine the ethnographic displays featuring traditional tools, dress, and boats used by the island's native inhabitants, then delve into its natural history through the collections of shells, taxidermied animals, and ornithological drawings. The onsite cafe, shop, and well-maintained parkland make the museum a well-rounded place for relaxation as well as education. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Punaauia holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Museum of Tahiti and the Islands and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Entry 800 cfp/person: A knowledge of the geological formation of the islands of Polynesia, the fauna, the flora, the population of the Islands, the migration until the 1960s
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  • Essential. We're not museums found him interesting. The pictures, texts, and exhibits perfectly describe the history of Polynesia...
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  • Beautiful Museum in a beautiful walk along the lagoon site. Permanent exhibition allows to discover & learn a lot about the Polynesian culture. Essential step of a stay in Tahiti
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  • Excellent local museum. A bit of everything. Geology, anthropology, meteorology, history, etc. A great way to spend an hour or more.
  • Should be visited ! By all of y ou 4 shure'