Musée Maritime de Nouvelle-Calédonie

Culture/heritage

Information and booking:

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

  • Tuesdays to Sundays from 10h00 to 17h00.

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.

To know :

    Provided services :

  • Museum

  • Souvenir shop

Rate :

Outings/activities CFP Australian Dollar
Entrance fee
Students, children from 6 to 18 years, seniors 250 4
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 2018
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#2 of 34 things to do in Noumea 206 reviews

"fascinating museum to visit" 09/10/2018
We had a great couple of hours exploring this museum. Particularly interesting was the section on looking for the two ships of the La Perouse expedition and the film of the search off Vaniko… Read full review

"Accompanying teacher - good for my students" 07/10/2018
We had an interesting afternoon spent at the museum with 20 students from Australia. The La Perouse exhibition and Amedee lighthouse light were particularly memorable. Read full review