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

Exhibits

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.

COMING UP – Fall In Love With Science

Journeys: Heritage of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands

Explore the cultural and natural history of these mysterious isles.

COMING SOON – The Machine Inside: Biomechanics

See why every living thing is a machine built to survive, move, and discover, and explore how these marvels of natural engineering inspire us.

Collections

Archaeology

Botany

Entomology

Ethnology

Ichthyology

Invertebrate Zoology

Malacology

Vertebrate Zoology