Kauai Museum

Top 2% of attractions in Hawaii
8 / 10

5 expert reviews

“The Kauai Museum is houses a permanent collection of photographs and various Hawaiian artifacts. The museum gift shop has beautiful works of Hawaiian art.”

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Frommer's Frommer's
"The fascinating geological and cultural history of Kauai and Niihau are well-served in this compact museum." Full review
Visit on the first Friday of the month, when the museum holds a traditional paina...lunch, live music, and hula in the courtyard at 11:30am.
Fodor's Fodor's
"The historic museum building... features a permanent display, "The Story of Kauai"." Full review
The expanded gift shop alone is worth a visit
Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
1 Star
"The museum traces the island's history from its volcanic beginnings, through sugarcane farming and missionary work, and features an impressive collection of Hawaiian paintings and artifacts." Full review
Frommer's Frommer's
"Though admission has jumped to $15, that fee allows you to return within a week—and you may well want to, in order to absorb more of the fascinating geological and cultural history of..." Full review