Musée de la Ville

Culture/heritage

Information and booking:

Learn about New Caledonia’s past at the City Museum in the heart of the town centre.

  • Place des Cocotiers
  • Nouméa Centre-Ville
  • Tel : +687 262805
  • Fax : +687 276062
  • Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. Saturdays from 9am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm. Closed on public holidays.

Right in the centre of New Caledonia’s capital, discover its past at the City Museum. Set out on 3 levels, the museum is dedicated to New Caledonia's history from 1854 till 1938.

To know :

    Provided services :

  • Museum

  • Souvenir shop

Rate :

Outings/activities CFP Australian Dollar
Entrance fee
Children (12 à 18 yrs) 50 1
Student 100 1
Seniors ( + 60 yrs) 100 1
Adults 200 3
Children ( - 12 yrs) FREE FREE
Disabled visitors FREE FREE
Guided visits
8 pers. minimum by reservation 3500 46

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Certificate of Excellence 2018
tripadvisor
#10 of 75 things to do in Noumea 240 reviews

"Great way to find out about the Kanak culture" 07/08/2018
The different Kanak groups wer the original inhabitants of New Caledonia, and it seems only right to learn a bit about their culture while visiting the island. The museum displays wood carvi… Read full review

"Another must see" 21/07/2018
Don't be fooled by the rather soviet looking exterior - this little museum is full of treasures. There is no English audio guide, so you need to look for the little orange signs. The place h… Read full review