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Fiji Museum

PO Box 2023, Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji
679 331 5944
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Ranked #3 of 14 attractions in Suva
Type: Museums
Owner description: Archaeological findings dating back 3500 years as well as cultural objects reflecting Fiji's inhabitants during the past 100 years are housed in the... more » Owner description: 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. « less
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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This is one of the "must do" spots in Suva. Well presented, not so big to be overwhelming, and really, really interesting. Also a nice walk from the main part of town

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San Jose, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

The family all met in Fiji for a reunion and this was one of the places we visited. A lot history and now I know how the Indians came and settled in Fiji. Will bring my kids here someday to see their roots.

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Toney, Alabama
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7 reviews 7 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Enjoyable, with impressive double-hull canoe and history of voyaging. And ancient weapons for the kids!

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Whitehall, Montana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The museum is compact and easy to see in 1 to 2 hours. Remember to visit the exhibits on both sides of the gift shop and the area upstairs. It is easy to miss some areas. Photos were allowed which made it easy to have a copy of some of the lengthier descriptions for later review.

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Rarotonga, Cook Islands
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50 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

although small the museum has a wide selection of interesting exhibits showing Fijian way of life and the incursions of various other ethnic groups.

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9wonders
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

What a great place to visit and learn about the history of Fiji not to mention about the Indo Fijians and their journey to Fiji, definitely a trip to be not missed

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Suva, Fiji
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

here lies the stories of the olden days of Fiji... with treasure of ancient artifects of Fiji ...nice casual hangout in the gardens surrounding it.

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134 reviews 134 reviews
17 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

On one hand this is a must see stop; on the other hand, it is disappointing that more money has not been invested into this museum to take advantage of the Fiji's rich history. Visitors should stop here, because this is the best museum in Fiji. It is disappointing that this is the best museum in Fiji. For all her... More

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Suva
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Has some fascinating artefacts but not very well curated. I believe they have much more that is not on display. It looks tired and needs some inspiration breathing into it. Gift shop pretty good.

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Charlotte
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11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We went to a very scenic and tranquil spot that was the location for a gun battery during World War II. Today it is high above Fiji, with spectacular views of the harbor. It is part of the Nakaibequ Development, owned by natives who are very gracious with their time as you wander around. It was so tranquil that we... More

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