Museum of Samoa


The museum is housed in a two-storey colonial building of over a century years old that was once a German school. You will find inside the museum a spectacular collection of cultural and historical artifacts and other sources of information relating to the customs and cultures of Samoa and other Pacific islands.

Description

To preserve, conserve, and interpret the material and intangible culture of Samoa

The museum of Samoa contains a striking collection of artifacts and historical images pertaining to Samoa's rich living culture and its dynamic history. The collection is a reflection of the fa'aSamoa, its history and its tropical environment. It also displays some of the Pacific Islands artifacts and depicts the Pacific islands' similar cultures. The museum also houses 3,000 year old pottery and stone adze discovered in Samoa.