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Évènements récurrents

Opening hours and prices

Museum is currently open

Informations: +689 40 548 435

Tuesday09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday09:00 - 17:00
Thursday09:00 - 17:00
Friday09:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 17:00
Sunday09:00 - 17:00
Ticket type
Full price
Special Rate for travel agencies and groups of more than 10 people
Permanent showroom *
600 F
500 F
Temporary exhibition hall: exhibition with the museum's commissionership
800 F
700 F
Combined ticket: permanent exhibition hall * + temporary (museum's commissionership)
1000 F
900 F
Temporary exhibition hall: outdoor exhibition or in partnership with the museum
Rate set by management
Rate set by management
Combined ticket permanent exhibition hall * and temporary (outdoor exhibition or partnership)
Rate set by management
Rate set by management
*also includes access to showroom Farereira’a

Ongoing events

Jun 2018

La danse des Costumes #3
Monday 25 June 2018 to Sunday 13 January 2019 00:00
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.
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A traveling artist in Micronesia, the floating universe of Paul Jacoulet
Tuesday 26 June 2018 to Sunday 13 January 2019 09:00
Exhibition Paul Jacoulet from September 7 to December 10, 2017 at the Museum of Tahiti and the Islands. An exhibition designed by the Musée du Quai Branly Jacques Chirac. A traveling artist in Micronesia or the floating universe Paul jacoulet. The hosting of the traveling exhibition "A traveling artist in Micronesia - The floating universe of Paul Jacoulet" conceived by the musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac is a great opening opportunity on other Oceanian cultures and in particular the Japanese archipelago and Micronesia. The Museum of Tahiti and her Islands invites the Polynesian public to discover the subtle and refined world of Paul Jacoulet and to travel in his wake from Japan to Micronesia.
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Guided visits for the Museum of Tahiti 2017-10-31T08:55:10+00:00




Every Tuesday morning at 9:15 am (excluding public holidays), the Museum offers you a free visit of the Atea gardens (patio of the museum). This 30-minute visit will allow you to discover the virtues and uses of these plants, lianas, ferns, herbaceous plants, shrubs with virtues sometimes therapeutic, ornamental, or nutritious, fragrant, utilitarian or sacred.

Every Tuesday morning, 9:15 free admission without reservation.


Museum specialists will guide you every Wednesday morning at 9:15 am in the permanent exhibition rooms (natural environment, material culture, social and religious life, history). The opportunity to rediscover with the curators of the Museum of Tahiti the Polynesian culture and the most beautiful objects of the collections. The visit lasts 45 minutes to an hour.

Every Wednesday morning, 9h15
Rates: 600 francs per person + entrance ticket.
Guided tours by reservation are also possible for groups of 15 or more during the Museum’s opening days.
Rates: Group entrance fee + 15,000 xpf for the group.
These tours can be offered in English on request.


For temporary exhibitions organized by the Museum, guided tours are offered depending on the events. Rates: 600 francs per person + entrance ticket.

For school children, guided tours can be arranged upon request.
For any reservation or information on the organization of these visits:

“A traveling artist in Micronesia, the floating world of Paul Jacoulet”

Guided tour of the traveling exhibition

For this exhibition designed by the Quai Branly-Jacques Chirac museum, guided tours will be offered by Ms. Miriama BONO, with iPad in support.

The Museum of Tahiti can only make available 4 iPads for this presentation, it is advisable to bring your own iPad if possible. You can come with your IPAD, and download the presentation with a QR code available to you.

Sunday, September 17th for heritage days at 10am
Saturday, October 7th at 10am
Saturday, November 4th at 10am
Saturday, December 2nd at 10am.

For school children, guided tours can be arranged upon request.
For any reservation or information on the organization of these visits:


NOTE: La salle d’exposition permanente est actuellement fermée pour travaux / Our main showroom is currently closed for work