In partnership with Tahiti Mana Productions, a Tahitian dance troupe based on Oahu, Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum will host a day of festivities on the Great Lawn as part of the Heiva i Vaihi, a celebration of Tahitian culture on Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017. The sports competition and entertainment showcase at Bishop Museum will kick off a two-day festival that will conclude on Monday at the Hawaii Theatre.
Bishop Museum recently completed a renovation of its gift shop, Shop Pacifica. In celebration, a grand opening event will be held featuring live entertainment, book signings, children's storytelling, food and drink sampling, local featured artist talks, and prize giveaways!
The “Holo Moana: Generations of Voyaging” exhibition at the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum will celebrate the story of how a centuries-old ancestral practice has been re-awakened, re-activated, and re-envisioned by Hawaiian and Oceanic voyagers over the past five decades.
Saturday, December 2 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
November 5, 2017
9:00am – 3:00pm
September 9, 2017
10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
September 3, 2017
1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, August 25, 2017, 5:30pm – 10pm
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Research-focused excavations by Bishop Museum archaeologists in other areas of the Pacific, including French Polynesia, Tonga, Samoa, and the Solomon Islands significantly added to our understanding of Pacific migration, settlement, and cultural history and also greatly enlarged the Archaeology Collection. This collection continues to be researched as part of the Ho‘omaka Hou Research Initiative, which [...]