Centre Culturel Tjibaou

Culture/heritage

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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

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 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 2018
tripadvisor
#7 of 34 things to do in Noumea 942 reviews

"Amazing place" 16/11/2018
Built as a gift from the French to make up for invading the country and maybe for all the mining they do. Beautifully laid out with stunning Renzo Piano buildings as a modern addition to the… Read full review

"A Must See When In Noumea" 10/11/2018
Interesting, well organized presentation of Kanak history and culture in amazing modern architecture. All plenty of time to see it all. Much more than the modern buildings. Wear comfortable … Read full review