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Fiji Museum

Cakobau Road, Suva, Viti Levu +679, Fiji
+679 331 5944
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Archaeological findings dating back 3500 years as well as cultural objects reflecting Fiji's inhabitants during the past 100 years are housed in the oldest museum in the South Pacific.
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good49%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Cakobau Road, Suva, Viti Levu +679, Fiji
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+679 331 5944
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An unexpected high entry fee. (I don't recall what it was but I know I argued about it and as it was close to closing time they let us in at no fee). Some good exhibits. Lots of historical (as expected) information. We were time...More

Thank Sonjabs
Reviewed 4 days ago

Fiji has a rich history and much to be proud about. The Museum encapsulates a lot of this history but the exhibits need further development. Some is happening but there is scope for a lot more.

Thank John G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good old fashioned museum with a good collection. If you are into collections without all the bells and whistles this is the Museum for you. Its fascinating. Lovely gardens. Good cafe and a well stocked shop.

Thank jem0jam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not the most complete historical museum we have ever visited, but it is worthwhile. Some of the items displayed were (perhaps) provided as generous donations from family, but were not necessarily historical (some guy's desk, for example). Other items were astounding (the bowl...More

Thank ssoll
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an afternoon in Suva and chose to visit this museum. It was well worth the time, but not time consuming, you could go through it at your own pace & take as much or little time as you like.

Thank scubagirlkelley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is not a large Museum and can be viewed easily in a two hours or less. It is a pleasant walk from the city centre. Situated in a tropical park it is well worth a visit. It gives a good insight into the peoples...More

Thank June M
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Intersting to learn the past of Fiji, although it is very small, poor equiped and only mainly showing colonial past.

Thank YakovShulman
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Gardens are lovely and interesting. Museum has lots to see and read, definitely worth a visit, while in Suva

Thank itsBG
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Located a 15 minute walk from the cruise ship terminal this museum is small and in need of a facelift. It is about $2.50 US to get in. Beware of the person dressed in Traditional Fijian dress standing out front as he wants you to...More

Thank CaptainBill1
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Sadly, the museum is in need of a facelift. Changes have been made to the building to make it a very dark and dingy place. The information and exhibits are excellent but the presentation needs revival. The descriptions are hard to read . Having lived...More

Thank Toowoomba65plus
Nalio N, Education Officer at Fiji Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thank you for your review. Fiji Museum galleries is currently going through some gallery facelift..Hope you will enjoy them in your next visit to the Fiji Museum..In addition, we have Fiji Museum Open Day every last Saturday of each month and we display some unique...More

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eedy2014
Can take pictures inside the museum?
5 April 2017|
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Response from Skyrafter | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. I took some myself.
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TRAVELS44
Hello. My daughter would like to find out more about Fijian art (particularly tapa-based) but we are only in Suva for one day (Monday 2 January) as we will be on a cruise. I wanted to make sure the museum is open and was wondering if there is a guide who could give her some information about your displays? Thank you.
21 December 2016|
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Response from Ron P | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a guide employed by the Museum who will guide you in everything you need to know
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R0bW84
Is this museum wheelchair accessible?
2 August 2016|
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Response from Litia N | Reviewed this property |
Yes! There are wide ramps featured throughout!
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