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Manua Exquisite Tahitian Art

Boulevard Pomare | Front de mer Place Vaiete, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
+689 40 85 39 53
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good gallery of original art

Although I did not purchase anything, I found this gallery to have an exceptional collection of... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
buddy837
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Christiansburg, VA
Perfect Service - International Posted Artwork

I purchased a beautifully-carved heart-shaped wooden box for my wife's birthday and Anais assisted... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
GRANT AND LISA S
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Melbourne
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Our Gallery features stunning and unique art pieces gathered from the most talented artists of French Polynesia by Raimana POROI, passionated collector. An amazing collection reflecting Tahiti and her Islands’ rich diversity of styles.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Boulevard Pomare | Front de mer Place Vaiete, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
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+689 40 85 39 53
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Although I did not purchase anything, I found this gallery to have an exceptional collection of carefully created pieces in a variety of media. Pieces are well displayed, and the collection is not overwhelming in size.

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

I purchased a beautifully-carved heart-shaped wooden box for my wife's birthday and Anais assisted in having it posted to Australia. The packaging was incredible, in a very strong foam container and the box arrived without damage. Her service was so professional with updates of the...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Lots of good displays, featuring a wide variety of interesting items. Good information in several languages. Many good photos. Outside there is a garden area, with many native plant, which is well worth looking at.

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

After wandering around downtown Papeete for an hour, and looking at all the same junk, we stumbled across this Business, Manua Exquisite Tahitian Art. This was a treasure chest of very unique items from the Tahiti. We where treated like royalty from the minute we...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2017

This little shop on the main road in Papeete, Tahiti is worth a look. Inside is a variety of carvings from native artists in French Polynesia. We wanted to find something that we could carry back on the plane with us, so we found a...More

2  Thank Vegas_Desert_Rat
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

We were in Papeete a couple of days before a Paul Gauguin cruise and luckily stopped into Manua Tahitian Art gallery. Bought a wonderful piece of art. Then returned to the shop after our cruise and purchased more items. Anais and Tahia were fabulous in...More

1  Thank mwernick
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

A great new shop in Papeete! They have very unique inventory. We visit at least twice a year and of course we immediately notice all new shops. We have met the owners years ago on another island, in their pearl farm. They are very very...More

2  Thank Natalie H
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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Don't miss this exceptionally fine gallery! We were leaving on a Paul Gauguin cruise and were in Papeete a day early. We came into the gallery on a lark and fell in love with the beautiful pieces of carved art....we ended up making (for us)...More

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