Voyage to the moai of Rapa Nui (Easter Island)

Moai of Rapa Nui (Easter Island), Waka Tapu, and the reclaiming of cultural heritage

Additional resources:

New York Times feature on Easter Island’s struggle with rising sea levels

UNESCO webpage for Rapa Nui National Park


Cite this page as: Dr. Wayne Ngata and Dr. Steven Zucker, "Voyage to the moai of Rapa Nui (Easter Island)," in Smarthistory, August 30, 2017, accessed November 12, 2019,