Centre Culturel Tjibaou

Culture/heritage

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New Caledonia’s iconic cultural centre, designed by architect Renzo Piano.

  • Nouméa Tina
  • Tel : +687 414545
  • Mob : +687 774307
  • Fax : +687 414556
  • Tuesday to Sunday: 9 am - 5 pm Closed on public holidays

Discover Kanak culture in New Caledonia’s iconic Tjibaou Cultural Centre. The Centre is built on 8 hectares of land, for a complete immersion into the heart of Melanesian traditions and culture. Designed by famous architect Renzo Piano, there are exhibitions throughout the year plus an auditorium where many artists perform each year. The mission of the Tjibaou Cultural Centre is to collect, showcase and promote Kanak culture.

To know :

    Provided services :

  • Handicrafts

  • Cultural centre

  • Multimedia library

  • Museum

  • Souvenir shop

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Rate :

Outings/activities CFP Australian Dollar
Entrance fee
Adults 1000 13
Children ( - 18 yrs) 500 7
Seniors ( + 65 yrs) 500 7
Youth, Student and AMG cards 500 7
Guided visits – reservation required
The Kanak Pathway show – Tuesdays and Thursdays at 14h30
Beu Ya – Discovery of Kanak Culture Day – the 1st Saturday of each month

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Certificate of Excellence 2018
tripadvisor
#7 of 34 things to do in Noumea 944 reviews

"Kanak Cultural immersion " 05/12/2018
A nice way to spend half a day understanding the history of NC and it’s linkage of Kanaks to Vanuatu and other pacific island indigenous cultures. The vision of Jean Phillip Tjibaou to encou… Read full review

"Amazing place" 16/11/2018
Built as a gift from the French to make up for invading the country and maybe for all the mining they do. Beautifully laid out with stunning Renzo Piano buildings as a modern addition to the… Read full review