Musée Maritime de Nouvelle-Calédonie

Discover New Caledonia’s rich maritime heritage here in this Museum.

  • 11 avenue James Cook ,
  • Nouméa, Nouville , 1755
  • Tel : +687 263443
  • Fax : +687 286821
  • Tuesday to Sunday: 10 am - 17 pm

Musée Maritime de Nouvelle-Calédonie (culture/heritage - Nouméa)

Fully redesigned, the Maritime Museum offers a new voyage exploring the seafaring history of New Caledonia and a discovery of the extraordinary collect ion of the La Perouse expedition. Supported by a collection of almost 2000 archeological artefacts from the various New Caledonian shipwrecks as well as from the site of the La Perouse shipwreck , come and discover the wealth of this maritime history, its many links between lands, continents, men and women who have crossed the oceans.

    Provided services :

  • Museum

  • Souvenir shop

Rate :

Tours/activities CFP Australian Dollar
Entrance fee
Students, children from 6 to 18 years, seniors 250 3
Full rate 500 7
Children under 6 years old, disabled people FREE FREE
Family rate (2 adults, 2 children) 1000 14

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Certificate of Excellence 2019
#2 of 40 things to do in Noumea 223 reviews

"Maritime history at its best - definitely worth a visit" 17/08/2019
We went in thinking doomsday shipwrecks but Le Musee Maritime was so much more. Signage was excellent in both French and English and I was so fascinated reading about the history of all aspe… Read full review

"Excellent museum of maritime history with really great interactive spaces for kids." 09/08/2019
We thoroughly enjoyed this museum and learnt a lot about maritime exploration in this part of the world in both French and English. The museum leads you through different rooms which cover … Read full review