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Mutiny on the Bounty

The man who owned this house co-wrote the popularization of the Mutiny on the Bounty. You're in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Norm G
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Fresno, California
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This restored family home of James Norman Hall offers insight into the life of a fascinating man... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
woolywombat
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Charleston, South Carolina
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Papeete Arue Highway, Arue 98701, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The man who owned this house co-wrote the popularization of the Mutiny on the Bounty. You're in Tahiti, right? This house also gives you insight into the various books and films about the subject; as well as earlier years before the commercialization of Tahiti. The...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restored family home of James Norman Hall offers insight into the life of a fascinating man: adventurer, soldier, pilot, author. Born in Iowa, he found his spiritual home in Tahiti after World War I and he and his family lived in this house from...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's great to look at the life of the person that wrote many great books like "Mutiny on the Bounty." Try the restaurant if yu are ready for a bite. It's very good!

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Had to see the home of the author of Mutiny on the Bounty. A lovely old house with a garden that has a bread fruit tree that is from original tree that fed the HMAV Bounty's crew! James Hall was an amazing character who fought...More

Thank A R H
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This museum is actually the house where James Norman Hall lived. It is a beautiful colonial style home that has been kept in its original condition. You can easily spend a good few hours here. There is parking across the road and it is possible...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2017

our tour guide was really nice, friendly and knowledgeable. Also helped us with calling taxi to get into town.

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Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

If you love history, heroes, villains, adventure and the sunny South Pacific then the home of James Norman Hall is a must stop in Arue, just east of Papeete, Tahiti. This museum home of the co-author of the Mutiny on the Bounty Trilogy and authentic...More

Thank Maleko1
Reviewed 16 September 2016

As part of a bus tour of Tahiti we stopped at this interesting house, the home of James Norman Hall. As an Australia. I had barely heard his name, but visiting his home showed me a man who was a war hero, a poet, a...More

Thank Judith G
Reviewed 10 June 2016

I visited La Maison James Norman Hall as part of an island tour. The local lady who took us around the site was very informative and it was interesting to hear about early life on the island for James Hall , his family and friends....More

Thank Sandy8789
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I did not know outright who James Norman Hall was but this museum was part of a tour we were on. What a man. I mean war hero, machine gunner, pilot - pioneer in aviation, really ( he flew combat with Eddie Rickenbacker!), POW, author,...More

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