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 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 New-Zealand Dollar
Entrance fee
Adults 1000 15
Children ( - 18 yrs) 500 8
Seniors ( + 65 yrs) 500 8
Youth, Student and AMG cards 500 8
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
#9 of 75 things to do in Noumea 915 reviews

"Interesting" 18/09/2018
I dragged hubby and teenage son here very reluctantly but I was glad that we made the effort. It details very well the cultural, art and historical past of the Kanak culture. Make sure you e… Read full review

"Fantastic insights into the original Kanak culture." 15/09/2018
Pleasant location to spend a half day. Indoors many exhibitions and photographic history of the island. Nicely landscaped gardens with examples of native sculpture and mythology. Read full review