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Wo Hing Temple Museum

858 Front St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1664
+1 808-661-3262
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Located Front Street a great place to see history. In the cookhouse they Edison movies from the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Perkadventures
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Banning, Ca
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Very interesting and detailed

I went here as a school project but actually found it very interesting.The staff here is great as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kate K
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858 Front St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1664
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+1 808-661-3262
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located Front Street a great place to see history. In the cookhouse they Edison movies from the late 1800's showing this area and what was being accomplished from sugar cane, picnics, cattle and mirey Treasures are all over this very nice place.

Thank Perkadventures
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here as a school project but actually found it very interesting.The staff here is great as well, they are willing to walk around with you and tell you all about the different artifacts but they are also good with you walking around by...More

Thank Kate K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed this museum. Very interesting presentation of the history of Chinese immigrants to Maui. Staff was pleasant and helpful.

Thank astroweathergirl
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We were there during a special kite festival, so may not have gotten a real taste of the museum itself. Pretty interesting old house and the story behind it's transformation through the years was neat.

Thank Lori V
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Small museum with many artifacts and a gift shop. The old cook house is used to show films made by Edison that were interesting to watch.

Thank bobndee24
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

It is so interesting for us to visit such a historical place. Especially we are originally from Taiwan but moved to Arizona 2 years ago. Many memorial stuffs like coin/bill/calligraphy from Mr. Sun yat-sen remind me of history class in high school. Also, we talked...More

Thank Lily L
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The two women who are guides are incredibly knowledgable about the history of the Chinese in Maui. The museum is small but full of wonderful antiques and treasures. Outside is the original cook house full of all the objects from the time. These are fascinating...More

1  Thank beepassionate
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I would recommend seeing this temple as it is very interesting and does have a lot of the Chinese history

Thank GLohrey
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This is a very small museum, but it does give you insight into the history of the Chinese on the island. The admission for this and Baldwin House was $5, which I though was reasonable. It is definitely worth checking out if you are strolling...More

Thank cdngirl67
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Hawaii works well as a multi-ethnic state, but visitors sometimes fail to realize the shared exploitation that resulted in today's island state. A handful of white colonial types wanted cheap labor for growing sugan cane, pineapples, whatever. They quickly exhausted the Hawaian natives. The result...More

1  Thank Jmc5606903
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