Centre Culturel Tjibaou

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

  • rue Des Accords de Matignon,
  • Nouméa, Tina , 378
  • Tel : +687 414545
  • Mob : +687 774307
  • Fax : +687 414556
  • Tuesday to Sunday: 9 am - 5 pm Closed on public holidays

Centre Culturel Tjibaou (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 New-Zealand Dollar
Entrance fee
Adults 1000 14
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 2019
tripadvisor
#7 of 40 things to do in Noumea 1004 reviews

"Wanted to learn about the culture, but couldn't" 13/08/2019
So disappointed, the centre is very well set up, but nothing is in english, which defeated the purpose for us. Obviously a lot of money spent on the cultural centre, but would need to step … Read full review

"Interesting site. " 12/08/2019
The architecture of the site is very interesting and the centre is a tribute to indigenous housing. I didn’t know a lot about the history of the indigneous people of New Caledonia and there … Read full review