EXPLORE Hawai‘i’s history and living culture.

EXPLORE Hawai‘i’s history and living culture.

Learn about Polynesian wayfinding, and experience the thrill of an erupting volcano – only at Bishop Museum.

Latest Exhibit: Mai Kinohi Mai: Surfing in Hawai‘i

Engaging Exhibits

Hawaiian Hall

Hawai‘i’s natural and cultural heritage

Flanders Lawn

Interactive Programs

Planetarium

Planetarium Shows

Awesome facilities!! Great central location!! Wonderful knowledgeable staff!! Beautifully maintained premises and landscape!! Interesting and educational displays!! Recommend this place to everyone!!

Tina Lee
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Amazing Museum!! Loved the broad variety from History and culture of the islands to the flora and fauna! Wish I had more time!! This is a museum that cover so much, you can not rush it!

Brad Grant
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Incredible museum and planetary program. I’m hooked! Can’t wait to go back.

Karen Bond
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Absolutely fascinating! I learned so much while here about Hawaii's culture, history, geology and ecosystems, I'm so glad to have come.

Mia Shaw
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This museum was absolutely stunning. We spent about 3.5-4 hours and it felt like we barely scratched the surface. We watched the Lava Demonstration and did a guided tour of the Hawaiian Hall. The staff were so friendly and knowledgeable. Would highly recommend for anyone visiting and wanting to learn more about the island. It was like a science, cultural and art museum rolled into one.

Ali Banker
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All the exhibits were exceptional. Learned so much about Hawaiian History. Will definitely be returning.

Rosemary Tyler
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