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La Maison James Norman Hall

Papeete Arue Highway, Arue 98701, French Polynesia
+689 40 50 01 60
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Fascination man and house.

Had to see the home of the author of Mutiny on the Bounty. A lovely old house with a garden that... read more

Reviewed May 12, 2018
A R H
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Charleston, South Carolina
Definitely worth a visit

This museum is actually the house where James Norman Hall lived. It is a beautiful colonial style... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2017
MonoFelizPanama
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Papeete
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Papeete Arue Highway, Arue 98701, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

Had to see the home of the author of Mutiny on the Bounty. A lovely old house with a garden that has a bread fruit tree that is from original tree that fed the HMAV Bounty's crew! James Hall was an amazing character who fought...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

This museum is actually the house where James Norman Hall lived. It is a beautiful colonial style home that has been kept in its original condition. You can easily spend a good few hours here. There is parking across the road and it is possible...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2017

our tour guide was really nice, friendly and knowledgeable. Also helped us with calling taxi to get into town.

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Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

If you love history, heroes, villains, adventure and the sunny South Pacific then the home of James Norman Hall is a must stop in Arue, just east of Papeete, Tahiti. This museum home of the co-author of the Mutiny on the Bounty Trilogy and authentic...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2016

As part of a bus tour of Tahiti we stopped at this interesting house, the home of James Norman Hall. As an Australia. I had barely heard his name, but visiting his home showed me a man who was a war hero, a poet, a...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2016

I visited La Maison James Norman Hall as part of an island tour. The local lady who took us around the site was very informative and it was interesting to hear about early life on the island for James Hall , his family and friends....More

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Reviewed 9 June 2016

I did not know outright who James Norman Hall was but this museum was part of a tour we were on. What a man. I mean war hero, machine gunner, pilot - pioneer in aviation, really ( he flew combat with Eddie Rickenbacker!), POW, author,...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2016

James Norman Hall was an adventurer, soldier (he was in the armed forces of 3 countries during World War I), pilot, and writer, best known as co-author of "Mutiny on the Bounty," He spent most of his life after the war (including all of his...More

Thank Gary G
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