Centre Culturel Tjibaou


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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.

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    Provided services :

  • Handicrafts

  • Cultural centre

  • Multimedia library

  • Museum

  • Souvenir shop

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Rate :

Outings/activities CFP Pound
Entrance fee
Adults 1000 8
Children ( - 18 yrs) 500 4
Seniors ( + 65 yrs) 500 4
Youth, Student and AMG cards 500 4
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
#9 of 75 things to do in Noumea 898 reviews

"Interesting and very well presented" 15/08/2018
This is certainly well worth a visit, but if you’ve got the time, don’t bother with buying a tour to the Cultural Centre. It’s far better (and a lot less costly) to catch the Number 40 bus f… Read full review

"More than Beaches" 08/08/2018
Worthy trip to the Centre to find out more about the origins of Noumeas people and the history of New Caledonia. Dont waste money on a tour, the local bus takes you there for 210 franc and i… Read full review