Nan Madol Stories

A project developed in collaboration with UNESCO and the College of Micronesia in celebration of Nan Madol being recognized in 2016 as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. All stories and images are proudly produced by students at the College of Micronesia-FSM in Pohnpei.

Nan Madol: My Vulnerable Micronesian Identity

Reef of Heaven

Reef of Heaven

Nan Madol, the Hidden Gem of Pohnpei

Nan Madol, the Hidden Gem of Pohnpei

The Mysterious Ancient City of the Pacific

The Ancient City of Nan Madol

The Ancient City of Nan Madol

Pohnpeian Atlantis

Pohnpeian Atlantis

The Mysterious Ancient Reef City of Pohnpei

The Mysterious Ancient Reef City of Pohnpei

Nan Madol Sarawi

Nan Madol Sarawi

Nan Madol: The Mysterious Ancient City

Nan Madol: The Mysterious Ancient City

Nan Madol: A Special Place of Pohnpei

Nan Madol: A Special Place of Pohnpei

The Gateway to Heaven

The Gateway to Heaven

The Sacred City of Pohnpei: Nan Madol

The Sacred City of Pohnpei: Nan Madol

Mysterious Ruins

Mysterious Ruins

The Sacred Place

The Sacred Place

The Ruins of the Lost City

The Ruins of the Lost City

The Sacred City of Nan Madol

The Sacred City of Nan Madol

The Sacred Kingdom

The Sacred Kingdom

Venice of the Pacific

Venice of the Pacific