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.

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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 7
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
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#7 of 34 things to do in Noumea 931 reviews

"Amazing architecture" 18/10/2018
The architecture of the cultural centre was amazing. The gardens were beautifully laid out and lovely to wander around. We went with a guide and I would highly recommend to visit the centre … Read full review

"Not really a museum, if that's what you're after" 16/10/2018
An awesome looking centre with beautiful gardens full of medicinal and food plants. Extraordinary architecture, but not so much of a museum as an educational centre. There are not many exhib… Read full review