Cook Island Christian Church (CICC), Avarua

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#1 of 6 in Historic Sites in Cook Islands
Visit the largest religious denomination in the Cook Islands at Cook Island Christian Church (CICC). Built in 1853, the white-coral building hosts services every Sunday and rings with hymns sung in the Maori language. Explore the cemetery to will see a monument dedicated  to Polynesian missionary Papeiha. The cemetery also contains the final resting place and a life-size bust of Albert Henry, the country's first prime minister.   To find out how to plan a trip to Avarua, use our trip itinerary maker.
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  • First thing to note here that this is not a show but first and foremost is a service of holy worship. Those who attend should respect this and enter into the worship, some of which is conducted in Eng...  more »
  • Definitely must see to understand how much religion means to the local people. They are so welcoming to us tourists who invade them on their holy morning. The singing and their harmony of their voices...  more »
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