Directions and Parking

The Museum is located at 1525 Bernice Street.

We have ample free parking.

...from Waikiki by car (6 miles/10 km)

1. Head southeast on Kalākaua Ave (toward Diamond Head)

2. Turn left at Kapahulu Ave 1.5 mi

3. Follow signs for H-1 West

4. Take the ramp onto I-H1 W 4.9 mi

5. Take exit 20A to merge onto HI-63 N/Likelike Hwy

6. Turn right at Bernice St.

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...from the Airport by car (1 mile/1.6 km)

1. Merge onto H-1 Eastbound via the ramp to Waikiki/Honolulu.

2. Take exit 20A at the Likelike Hwy (State Highway 63).

3. Follow Likelike Highway for a few hundred yards.

4. Turn right at Bernice Street

...from Waikīkī by bus

1. Walk to the nearest bus stop.

2. Get on the #2 ‘School St./Middle St.’ bus. Get off the bus at the intersection of School and Kapālama Streets.

3. Cross School Street at the intersection and walk down Kapālama Street (you'll be headed toward the ocean, ‘makai’, though you can't see it). 

4. At the intersection of Kapālama and Bernice Streets, turn right.  You should see the museum grounds on the left hand side of Bernice Street and the entrance is about 200 feet up the street (on your left).

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...from Waikīkī by taxi

Fare will probably be about $25 including tip

...from Airport by taxi

Fare will probably be about $17 including tip

Leaving Bishop Museum...

...to the Airport by bus

1. Walk to Likelike Highway located on the left side of the campus on Kalihi Street.

2. Cross the road to catch the "#7 Kamehameha IV Rd. Bus".

3. When you board, ask the driver for a transfer.

4. Get off the bus on Nimitz Highway, and then wait for the #19 or #20 Airport bus to arrive.

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...to the Airport by car

1. Drive out the front gate of the museum (Bernice Street), and turn right.

2. At the first corner (Kapālama Street) turn left (you'll be headed toward the mountains, ‘mauka’).

3. Proceed to the stop light (School Street) and turn left (heading Ewa). Keep in the left lane.

4. Go past the first stop light, and enter the left turn lane at the second stoplight (Likelike Highway/Kalihi Street).

5. Turn left onto Likelike Highway (you'll be heading makai), and immediately get in the right lane.

5. Take the H-1 West cut-off.

6. From the H-1 West take the Airport, Hickam, Pearl Harbor Exit and follow the Airport cutoff.

...to Waikīkī by car

1. Head southeast (toward Diamond Head) on Bernice Street toward Kapālama Ave.

2. Turn left at Kapālama Ave

3. Turn right at North School Street

4. Follow School Street to the Liliha Onramp to H-1 Eastbound

5. Take the ramp onto H-1

6. Take exit 23 for Punahou Street

8. Follow Punahou to Phillips Street

8. Turn right at Phillips Street

9. Turn left on Kalākaua

10. Turn left at Kalakaua Ave and follow into Waikīkī.

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...to Waikiki by bus

1. Go out the front gate of the museum (Bernice Street), and turn right.

2. At the first corner (Kapālama Street) turn left (mauka).

3. Keep walking until you get to the School Street intersection (Stop Light).

4. The bus stop will be to your left.

5. Take the #2 ‘Waikīkī/Kapi‘olani Park’ bus.

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Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays and December 25.  Parking is free.   Facility rentalsare available.

1525 Bernice Street, Honolulu, Hawai‘i   96817    Phone: 808.847.3511    Fax: 808.848.4147

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