Fodor's Expert Review Musée Communal

Ua Huka Museum/Gallery

The village's main attraction is the Musée Communal, the oldest museum in the Marquesas. Its collections include mortuary canoes and various decorations such as bracelets, earrings, sperm whale teeth, and adzes. Local wood-carvers work and sell their wares here. The museum is also known as the Archeological Museum of Vaipaee.


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Rate Includes: Free, donations welcome, Open by request only