Bishop Museum

The Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, designated the Hawaiʻi State Museum of Natural and Cultural History, is a museum of history and science in the historic Kalihi district of Honolulu on the Hawaiian island of O'ahu. Founded in 1889, it is the largest museum in Hawai'i and is home to the world's largest collection of Polynesian cultural and scientific artifacts. Besides the comprehensive exhibits of Hawaiiana, the Bishop Museum has an extensive entomological collection of over 13.5 million specimens, the third largest collection in the United States.

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Exhibitions and events

Hawai‘i Sports Hall of Fame

Permanent exhibition

The Hawai‘i Sports Hall of Fame records for all time, with pictures and memorabilia, the outstanding accomplishments of Hawai'i's sports history. The primary goal of this exhibit is to encourage our...

Hawaiian Hall

Permanent exhibition

The three floors of Hawaiian Hall take visitors on a journey through the different realms of Hawai‘i. The first floor is the realm of Kai Ākea which represents the Hawaiian gods, legends, beliefs,...

Educational programs

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