Educational Resources

New Resources

Celestial Islands Curriculum Debuts!

Bishop Museum’s Science Education and Planetarium Departments are proud to debut the NASA Celestial Islands curriculum for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade.  The Celestial Islands curriculum focuses on Hawaii as a laboratory for studying Earth System Science.  This curriculum runs parallel with the Eyes on Island Earth Science On a Sphere and Planetarium school program offering at Bishop Museum.  Check out the new curriculum on our Online Learning Center!

NASA Curriculum

Online Learning

Online Learning Center

This is your one stop shop for all museum educational resources for K-12, higher education and informal education.

Library and Archives

Hawai`i Alive

Explore Hawaiian Culture and History through incomparable treasures from our collections.

Interactive Map


The ‘Ahu ‘ula and Mahiole of Kalani‘ōpu‘u

The ‘ahu ‘ula and mahiole of Kalani‘ōpu‘u are now on display, together again in Hawai‘i for the first time in more than two centuries.

Planet Shark: Predator or Prey

Leave the outside world behind as you dive into the incredible underwater world of sharks.

Journeys: Heritage of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands

Explore the cultural and natural history of these mysterious isles.

Dora and Diego—Let’s Explore!

Get ready to explore at Bishop Museum in the new exhibit Dora and Diego—Let’s Explore!







Invertebrate Zoology


Vertebrate Zoology