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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  • Very hot inside, but service was lovely, even saw some baptism. Singing was amazing. Not hugely welcoming, I think they saw us as tourists??  more »
  • Attended Christmas Day service. It was wonderful to hear the various tribes singing. Their voices rising up together in celebration gave me chills. A beautiful sermon in English and then Maori...  more »
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