Bishop Museum Introductory Experience PLUS Programs 2018-01-08T01:05:24+00:00

Bishop Museum Introductory Experience PLUS Programs

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Program Options

The Bishop Museum Introductory Experience PLUS allows your class to have up to 60 minutes of self-guided group time in the Hawaiian Hall Complex, and up to 30 minutes of self-guided group time in the Science Adventure Center. This experience ALSO allows you to select additional culture, science or planetarium programs for just $1 per program, per student.


PROGRAM TYPE 1: Hawaiian Hall Complex Programs

Join us for a 30-minute interactive, hands-on experience based around the Bishop Museum’s cultural collections.  These Culture Education programs represent a wide variety of topics, focused around Hawaiian and Pacific Islands culture. 

PROGRAM TYPE 2: Hawaiian Hall Complex Tours

Take a 30-minute tour through the galleries of the Hawaiian Hall Complex, guided by our Culture Education staff or trained docent volunteers. 

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PROGRAM TYPE 1: Science Adventure Center Programs

The Science Adventure Center is a 16,500-square-foot facility that houses exhibits that explore the ocean, wind and the volcanic forces that have shaped our islands. The hands-on programs offered for the Bishop Museum Introductory Experience PLUS use these exhibits to enhance your student’s learning.

PROGRAM TYPE 2: Science On A Sphere Programs

Science on a Sphere is a 6-foot globe that can project satellite and other data of the earth and other planets. Sponsored by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Science on a Sphere brings our planet vividly to life.

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When choosing planetarium shows for your Bishop Museum Introductory Experience PLUS each show is $1 per student.

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Our Introductory Experience PLUS option allows you to select 30 minutes of self-guided group time in our Castle Memorial Building which houses traveling exhibits. Choosing our Castle Memorial Building Traveling Exhibit costs $1 per student. 

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“What is an intersession group?”

Intersession groups are Hawai‘i-based organizations that serve Hawai‘i residents and exist to provide local students with activities during breaks in the regular school year.

A typical intersession group fits the following criteria:

  • The group features a wide range of grade levels in a single group (possibly from Pre-K to 12th grade).
  • The group is led by operational staff rather than classroom teachers.
  • The group offers and/or seeks free choice learning experiences for students (i.e. students are not tested as in a regular school setting).
  • The group operates during a Hawai‘i State K-12 school break (summer, fall, winter, and spring breaks).
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Come spend the night at Bishop Museum! You and your class will go on an exclusive tour through select exhibit halls in this unique and fun museum experience.

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