Immerse yourself in Hawai‘i’s rich culture and heritage at the premier natural and cultural history museum in the state.

Welcome to Hawai‘i’s Museum

Welcome to Hawai‘i’s Museum

OPEN DAILY 9 AM – 5 PM

Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day

OPEN DAILY 9 AM – 5 PM

Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day

1525 BERNICE STREET • HONOLULU, HAWAIʻI 96817

1525 BERNICE STREET HONOLULU, HAWAI‘I 96817

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Upcoming Events

SaturDAY, October 12, 2019

Living Culture Presentation: The Art of Lau Hala

Learn the process of preparing lau hala (pandanus leaves) for ka hana ‘ulana (weaving), from the first step of gathering the lau (leaves) from the pū hala (pandanus tree) to the weaving process itself.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2019

Bishop Museum Pop-Up at Honolulu Polo Club

Pack your picnic, bring the keiki and the dog, and enjoy learning about the history of polo in Hawai‘i through Bishop Museum’s Library & Archive collections.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2019

Nā Ulu Kaiwi‘ula Native Hawaiian Garden Tour   

Learn about Hawai‘i’s native plants, and Bishop Museum’s role in recording and preserving the living history of Hawai‘i, on this guided tour of the ethnobotanical garden.

THURSDAY, October 17, 2019

Moananuiākea: One Ocean. One People. One Canoe.

Moananuiākea is a feature-length documentary film telling the story of the Mālama Honua Worldwide Voyage of legendary canoe Hōkūle‘a.

Be a Part of Our Story

Celebrate the extraordinary history, culture, and environment of Hawaiʻi and the Pacific with a gift to Bishop Museum. As a partner in the Museum’s work, you can help to sustain vital collections, research, and knowledge, and inspire exploration and discovery with a tax-deductible donation.