Welcome to Hawai‘i’s Museum

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

Welcome to Hawaiʻi’s Museum

Masks covering the nose and mouth are optional but encouraged indoors. For more information see our Health and Safety page.

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 1, 2022

Ichthyology Tours “Spooky Edition”

Bishop Museum’s Ichthyology collection holds virtually all of the known species of reef and shore fishes in the Indo-Pacific region.

Monday, October 3, 2022

Kapaemahu Speaker Series
Join us for a conversation with cultural practitioners, educators, and community organizers who will share stories of pōhaku and offer diverse perspectives on what constitutes a Hawaiian monument in contemporary Hawaiʻi.

Saturday, October 8, 2022

Ichthyology Tours “Spooky Edition”
This October, join Bishop Museum scientists in exploring the spookiest realms of the fish world. Immerse yourself in the Museum’s collection of aquatic creatures and, in honor of the month of horror, hear scary stories about some of the strangest and most beautiful fish in the world.
Friday, October 14, 2022
Bishop Museum’s After Hours

Need a place to pau hana? We’ve got you covered! Explore Historic Hawaiian Hall, experience unique changing exhibitions, hear about the latest scientific discoveries, and engage with Hawaiian cultural practitioners all at Bishop Museum’s After Hours events.

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.