Welcome to the Museum of Tahiti and her islands
EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM
TUPUNA ➔ TRANSIT
Saturday 30 March 2019 to Sunday 20 September 2020 @ All day –
To welcome visitors during its renovation process, the Musée de Tahiti et des Îles – Te Fare Manaha will host a new exhibition, « TUPUNA ➔ TRANSIT », from 30 March 2019 to 20 September 2020.
The show will feature a hundred of objects held in the museum’s collections. These are representative of the 5 archipelagos of French Polynesia, and most of them used to be displayed in the permanent galleries, closed since 2018 due to their planned refurbishment.
Guided Tours on schedule
La danse des Costumes #3
Monday 25 June 2018 to Sunday 13 January 2019 @ All day –
This exhibition invites you to discover the creativity of the artists who create every year the costumes for the Heiva i Tahiti, a dance competition (‘ori tahiti) which is celebrated since 1885 every year during July.The eighty-seven costumes presented in the exhibition are made out of dried plant material, most of them had been used during the Heiva, and some had been awarded with a prize for the most beautiful costume.