Papua New Guinea, High Commission of

Landmarks and Buildings

Opened in 1981, the High Commission takes the form of a Haus Tambaran or Spirit House. Traditionally, the Haus Tambaran was a meeting place for tribal elders. It was also a storehouse for sacred objects. The vivid gable depicting stylised images of clan ancestors, was painted by students from the National Art School in Port Moresby.

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Facilities

Public Toilet

Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available

Rates

Free Entry

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