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must-see site for learning about local history & culture

We took our daughter to this very informative museum and archeological site. It was so valuable for... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
spidergirlBoston
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Boston
The Culture of Polynesia

An interesting historical site to visit which gives you an understanding of their past. Guides are... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
536BarbaraC
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We took our daughter to this very informative museum and archeological site. It was so valuable for us to gain a better understanding of the history of French Polynesia, and its culture.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wished that there were signs posted at the site with information because we and another group that was visiting at the same time had many questions.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

An interesting historical site to visit which gives you an understanding of their past. Guides are very knowledgeable. Enjoyed our visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 536BarbaraC
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Was here as part of an overall tour. Interesting history lesson on Polynesia. The guide is what makes the tour and their knowledge/presentation of how it was in ancient Polynesia.. Disappointed we did not get inside the replica structure though.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

As part of a bus tour sponsored by our cruise ship Oceania, my husband and I visited here in pouring down rain, and were part of the very few in a packed bus willing to embrace the weather to get inside. Instead of leading us...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Definitely worth stopping by if you are doing a round-the-island ride or going somewhere. Wouldn't necessarily go exclusively just to see them.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

A great place to visit and one of the best Maraes that we visited. Take time to read the boards and absorb the historic culture of the island. Human sacrifice, cannibalism, hunting, fishing and village life. Outside the honour stones of the kings have been...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Great place to learn some of the history of French Polynesia..interesting exhibit and panel boards to help you learn.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

One of the best restored locations in all of french Polynesia and if you enjoy this type of history you shouldn't miss it. Well worth the excursion to see.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank RC30319
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This was a tour stop for us, although I have seen many maraes in FP, on several islands now. This is unquestionably the most stunning on Huahine, on the North end of the island with the Maeva, which is really fascinating (we spent over an...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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