Centre Culturel Tjibaou

Culture/heritage

Information and booking:

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 9am to 5pm. Closed Mondays and 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 Dollar
Entrance fee
Adults 1000 10
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 2017
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#11 of 74 things to do in Noumea 861 avis

"Improbable, unexpected and yet here we are..." 19/05/2018
Enigmatic at first and revealing the greatness of the Pacific Islander communities - this is a real voyage through time. The centre itself is an architectural masterpiece complementing the..… Read full review

"Incredible place" 17/05/2018
We visited with Lugo, a local fellow from Oletti Tours and we were so glad we did so as his extensive knowledge added much to the display. You have the option of a local kanak guide as well … Read full review