Musée Maritime de Nouvelle-Calédonie, Noumea

Categories: Military Museums, Museums
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4.5/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web
Discover the maritime history of New Caledonia at Musée Maritime de Nouvelle-Calédonie, a museum filled with thought-provoking and interactive exhibits. Follow the voyages of Monsieur de La Perouse, a French naval officer and explorer who vanished at sea. Before his disappearance, the adventurer led an expedition around the world and sailed to many countries. See objects recovered from shipwrecks and models of modern-day ships designed to carry immigrants. The museum also offers educational games and quizzes for kids. Plan your visit to Musée Maritime de Nouvelle-Calédonie and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Noumea vacation builder.
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  • We visited this on our last day, having left it until then because we thought it sounded boring. How wrong we were! It was a fascinating little museum, with lively exhibits and stories that brought th...  read more »
  • The information in this museum are very clear. On La Perouse exhibitions as well as temporary on life on board vessels are particularly well done.
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  • Make a sunny day to be alone in the Museum. Super interesting and great staging. The kind of Museum or you spend hours without seeing time pass. The ticket allows you to come in the morning and return the afternoon: practice!
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  • Excellent local museum events and maritime characteristics
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  • Museum d archaeology and not maritime, very poor, warns
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  • The Museum was renovated, maritime history of New Caledonia is very well presented, to visit, taking the time to look, objects, maps, and films, very good place of this exhibition...
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  • Superb collections, implemented through a modern and didactic presentation in elegant spaces.
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