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Yeiwene Yeiwene Cultural Centre

Museum, Fine Arts, Local tradition, Arts and culture, Sculpture, Folk arts and popular traditions in Maré
  • The Yeiwene Yeiwene Cultural Centre is named after the pro-independence leader from Maré, who was assassinated with Jean-Marie Tjibaou in 1989. It is located near the megalithic fortifications of Hnaenedre.

  • The Yeiwene Yeiwene Cultural Centre at La Roche presents paintings and sculptures of Kanak art. Temporary exhibitions of traditional Kanak art and various other entertainments are offered to the general public throughout the year. It is located near the Hnaenedre fortifications, a monumental megalithic structure, made from coral blocks, whose construction dates back some two thousand years. This site, called Hnakudotit, is an open-sided rectangle of imposing dimensions. The walls of the...
    The Yeiwene Yeiwene Cultural Centre at La Roche presents paintings and sculptures of Kanak art. Temporary exhibitions of traditional Kanak art and various other entertainments are offered to the general public throughout the year. It is located near the Hnaenedre fortifications, a monumental megalithic structure, made from coral blocks, whose construction dates back some two thousand years. This site, called Hnakudotit, is an open-sided rectangle of imposing dimensions. The walls of the structure are about 4 metres high and have an average thickness of 10 metres. Legend has it that the wall was built in a single night.
  • Spoken languages
    • French
Services
  • Equipment
    • Exhibition space
Openings
  • All year
  • Monday
    7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Tuesday
    7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Thursday
    7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Friday
    7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Saturday
    Closed
    -
  • Sunday
    Closed
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