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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.
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Ratu Cakobau Rd | Thurston Garden, Government Buildings,, Suva, Viti Levu +679, Fiji
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+679 331 5944
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small museum that gives a decent overview of Fijian history. Friendly and helpful staff. But don’t expect too much.

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Somewhat old fashioned approach to exhibits/story-telling should not detract from the quality and interest of some of the exhibits on display here. Very good gift shop, better quality and prices than you will find elsewhere in town.

Thank gnurob73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There wasn't much to see but the Surrounding was Lovely, a beautiful garden further away from the Shops with Quite Ravishing scenery, you will Love it.

Thank michael42824
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located in the midst of the Thurston Gardens, this humble museum hosts interesting pieces of Fiji’s history. Doesn’t take you long to walk through the rooms - enjoy the replicas depicting Fijian village life (tools, canoes, culture...). Some good historical reads about other island visitors,...More

Thank Travelling_Pple
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While in Suva we visited the Fiji museum. The signage is not great so keep a close look out. It is not a grand building and is situated in a park. It has some good information about Fiji history and quite a few boats in...More

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A small collection of objects exploring the native, Indian and British history of Fiji. Adequate signage to give required background information.

Thank GaramMassala
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Whilst small the content of the museum is absolutely fascinating! Loved the Masi section - amazing pieces of art. There is a cafe and ample seating and toilets available and air conditioning upstairs only. I would definitely return to see new exhibits!

Thank Amy P
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Fiji Museum with Thurston Garden is one of our family's favorite spots in Suva. It is a tiny museum, but never seizes to amaze us with its content, and we make new interesting discoveries every time we visit. We also love its thematic exhibitions. And...More

Thank Mihaela S
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Fiji Museum, Suva is well worth a look if you want to find out about the history of Suva. I visited the Museum about 12 years ago and thought it was interesting. I have just had a friend visit in Suva and took her to...More

Thank lynnettedavis56
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Haven't visited the place yet, but from what I've gathered, its Awesome great location with great surroundings am sure its great from friends feedbacks a difinitely place to visit on my nxt visit to Fiji

Thank Jotega42
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Wesjomin
12 March 2018|
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Response from Nalio N | Property representative |
We invite you visit the Fiji Museum in the capital city, Suva to learn Fiji's rich culture and heritage of Fiji.Fiji is a multicultural society and it has a diverse culture which you will witness as you go through the... More
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Brenda R
10 February 2018|
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Thanks so much, everyone. Very helpful.
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eedy2014
5 April 2017|
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Response from Nalio N | Property representative |
Yes, you can take pictures in the Fiji Museum
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