Bishop Museum Review

Bishop Museum Review


A great place, this is what Bishop Museum is best described by those who have already visited the area. If you are into the culture and history of Polynesia or even if you are really not, the museum is certainly a must see for many reasons.

For starters, you can look forward to learning a lot of things and be delighted during your time in the museum. Its buildings are more than 100 years old and the moment you set foot inside the doors will make you feel as if you just stepped back in time. Inside, you can find thousands of amazing artifacts that are complete with detailed historical information and explanations. With everything well done inside out, it is not a big surprise that it is considered as one of the finest museums that you can ever visit.

Bishop Museum Hawaii

You can easily spend almost your whole day here. The place offers a free parking lot. When you enter, you just have to pay to the cashier and ensure that you will be getting your Bishop Museum sticker. You just have to put this on your shirt on a spot where the employees in the museum will be able to see it easily. One of the best things that make the place even more exciting is that they have friendly and helpful staff that is all kind, knowledgeable and more than willing to help out the visitors. 

The Bishop Museum houses plenty of things for everyone to see. This has been broken into various sections. The Pacific Hall, Abigail Kinoiki Kekaulike Kāhili Room and the Hawaiian Hall are all found in one building. You can also find the Nā Ulu Kaiwi’ula Native Hawaiian Garden, Castle Memorial Building, Richard T. Mamiya Science Adventure Center, Hawai’i Sports Hall of Fame and The J. Watumull Planetarium, all of which are very close to each other for an easier exploration.

You will probably spend most of your time in roaming around the Abigail Kinoiki Kekaulike Kāhili Room, Pacific Hall and Hawaiian Hall. There is a lot of rich history that you can learn hear and loads of fun at the same time. The Planetarium is also something that you must never miss checking out and catch one of the shows being offered that are not only beautiful to watch but are also super educational at the same time.

Grass Hut Bishop Museum

The whole place is guaranteed to be very kid friendly. There are many school kids that usually go the museum for a field trop. This is a very cool place for them to see where the kids will better understand the history that surrounds them on their vacation. There is also a science center that will remind you of your childhood and make them enjoy a cool way of studying volcanoes, earthquakes, sand, rocks and wind.

All in all, the Bishop Museum has so much to offer to kids and adults alike. You might need one whole day to check out the place and even then, you will still need to go back to the place.

Leave a Reply