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“We went there mainly to see the lava glowing on the Kilauea's current active crater but were very impressed on the museums itself.”
“Excellent Museum and Educational Center, beautiful and very comprehensive displays full of information about volcanos in general and lots of details on the surrounding area, craters, lava formations, recent explos...”
“My husband and I always enjoy museums and other places of historical and cultural significance wherever we travel, and this palace of Hawaiian royalty, circa 1800s, is lovingly maintained and well curated.”
“This is a wonderful and very educational museum, with very helpful docents (especially Pat!) We took our family, including 8 year old grandson to visit and he was intrigued and interested, as were we.”
“The museum is a very worthwhile visit with a large aquarium and many marine exhibits about Hawaii.”
“... making of Portuguese sweet bread at the Kona Historical Society outdoor wood-fired stone communal "forno" (oven) down in the pasture below the H. N. Greenwell Store Museum just south of Kailua-Kona a few miles.”