Musee de Nouvelle Caledonie, Noumea

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
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3.9/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web
Get to know the story behind traditional Kanak and regional Pacific cultures at Musee de Nouvelle Caledonie, housing a collection of carvings, photographs, and historical artifacts. Oddly worded English explanations accompany each display, but you can learn more by picking up the English audio guide at the entrance. Check online for opening hours and upcoming exhibits. To visit Musee de Nouvelle Caledonie and get the most from your holiday in Noumea, create itinerary details personal to you using our Noumea vacation generator.
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  • This museum is focused on indigenous culture, and is middling in its explanations and we left feeling that, compared to the other fantastic museums around Noumea, it was disappointing. We knew nothing...  read more »
  • Only site offering an immersion in the kanak world, there are items missing from their culture, photos, the scuptures, a walk in the footsteps of the mandatory detour anciens.un discovering another world!
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  • My family and I enjoyed learning about the original culture of New Caledonie and I was surprised how engaged my 6 year old was with the artefacts and the story boards. It wasn't very big but it was a ...  read more »
  • 12 h 15 instead of 12:30!
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