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Honolulu Museum of Art

900 S Beretania St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-1495
+1 808-532-8701
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One of the world’s premier art museums presents international caliber special exhibitions and features a collection that includes Hokusai, van Gogh, Gauguin, Monet, Picasso and Warhol, as well as traditional Asian and Hawaiian art. Located in two of Honolulu’s most beautiful buildings, visitors enjoy two cafés, gardens, and films and concerts at the theater. Other location: Honolulu Museum of Art Spalding House
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900 S Beretania St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-1495
900 S Beretania St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-1495
+1 808-532-8701
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

The buildings were interesting, layed out around interesting gardens and fountains with some interesting exhibits of hawaiian, asian and modern art. We had lunch in the cafe which was nice. Worth visiting, espeically if you are going on the Doris Duke Shangra La tour that...More

Thank markwY4783QE
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This museum has a lot of stuff to see, Saw a Rodin, Picasso, ... It was really great and offered a lot of variety. It is worth taking a good 2+ hours to see it all.

Thank bandit004
Reviewed 26 June 2016

To be honest we only made the trip here to be picked up for a visit to Shangri La but we came an hour early so that we could look around. I am glad we did. It is well laid out around a courtyard and...More

Thank Jeanp126
Reviewed 25 June 2016

The museum has a very welcoming staff, nice collection of Hawaiian art, Islamic art, a very good cafe ( need reservations), and an excellent gift shop.it's indoor-outdoor architecture feels so Hawaiian.

Thank ellentravels
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

I have been to many museums all over the world and was pleasantly surprised with the wonderful collection displayed in this small and charming museum. The core is Asian art, with a wonderful display of Japanese and Chinese beautiful pieces dating back several centuries. There...More

Thank Harold B
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Met here to take the shuttle to the Doris Duke house, and didn't expect to find this small museum as interesting as I did! In the end, I found this building, its architecture, layout and well-chosen pieces of art to be just as interesting as...More

Thank Bryan H
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Visit the Honolulu Museum of Art with an open mind and you'll leave suitably impressed. The museum is beautifully laid out, with small open spaces filled with lush green grass to relax and wander around in. As for the art, you'll find works by Monet,...More

1  Thank Alex W
Reviewed 18 June 2016

This was an amazing surprise. I lived on the island for many years and never went (due to work hours). Finally made it and its one of the best museums I have been to in the world. Small, exclusive, refined and the building itself was...More

Thank Scourge-of-God
Reviewed 16 June 2016

A beautiful place to visit if you are interested in art or even architecture. Lovely cafe. Many famous painters represented. I was excited to see a Monet water lily painting. Other impressionist artists include Gauguin, Picasso,Bonnard,Pissarro.

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 15 June 2016

We live on Oahu and came by recently for another visit. Parking is right across the street in a pay lot...$5.00. Lovely old building with many open spaces. Most of the collections are on the main floor, some on the 2nd floor. Clean restrooms. The...More

Thank HawaiiKaiGail
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Grace K
12 May 2017|
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Response from mamacat28 | Reviewed this property |
This museum is not small about 15 collection rooms and courtyards. There are always exhibishion as well. But depending on your schedule, 1 hour or 2 hours will be walking through all collection rooms.
24 February 2017|
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Response from kathleen d | Reviewed this property |
I concur with the other two respondents, but would also add that there is paid parking at the Blaisdell Center across Thomas Square and metered parking adjacent to the museum and Linekona Center.
Jisoo K
23 October 2016|
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Response from alan g | Reviewed this property |
There's an office just behind the admissions desk where people leave packs and suitcases. The staff is very helpful.