Centre Culturel Tjibaou

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

Centre Culturel Tjibaou (activities culture/heritage - Nouméa)

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.

    Provided services :

  • Handicrafts

  • Cultural centre

  • Multimedia library

  • Museum

  • Souvenir shop

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Rate :

Outings/activities CFP Dollar
Entrance fee
Adults 1000 9
Children ( - 18 yrs) 500 5
Seniors ( + 65 yrs) 500 5
Youth, Student and AMG cards 500 5
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 40 things to do in Noumea 973 avis

"Must visit" 20/04/2019
One cannot understand or appreciate the true nature of New Caledonia and its indigenous people without visiting this centre which is also architecturally striking. Read full review

"Diving in Kanak culture." 16/04/2019
Wanted by François Mitterrand, the President of the French Republic (1981-1995), the cultural center Jean-Marie Tjibaou (1936-1953), named after the Kanak independence leader assassinated in… Read full review