Pacific islands are some of the most beautiful islands in the world. Close to 30,000 islands are known to fall in the pacific island list. Pacific islands lie in the Pacific Ocean, which is a vast ocean starting from North America, covering Asia, and finally Australia.
The Pacific Island Ethnic Art Museum opened on October 15, 2010.With its main aim to educate people about the culture, tradition, and mystery of pacific islands, this museum will houses all relevant artifacts. Considering that certain islands of the pacific ocean had no one visiting it for centuries, until lately, there definitely is a lot of mystery left that is unexplored. This is the area where the museum will delve into to get more historical discoveries.
Some islands have colorful cultural backgrounds. Aspects of such cultures can be brought to the museum. Given the fact that there are close to 30000 islands, one can imagine the kind of cultural, and biological diversity that might exist. And the museum has a lot of potential in documenting those evidences by way of showpiece specimens.
The museums chief had started of the process of putting together a museum in the 1990s iteself. At that time the museums founder travelled and met with the chiefs of the tribes that resided on these islands. By doing this a lot of information was taken, and this paved the way to the opening of an art institute in the micronesian islands in the 1990s. A point to be noted is that the pacific islands are structured into three distinct entities namely, polynesia, melanesia,and off course micronesia.
Apart from showcasing art,the Pacific Islands Ethnic Museum will also offer background information. Visitors will be highly enriched in their knowledge about these islands from the background information. The museum will help people understand how geographically dispersed islanders live their lives. It will offer a glimpse of how human beings in general adapt to living in geographical isolation.