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Hawaii Plantation Museum, Papaikou

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The Hawaii Plantation Museum is a center for Hawaii Island's rich sugar plantation history and cultural heritage. The purpose of the museum is to collect, preserve and exhibit many original artifacts and memorabilia from the plantation era for the education and enjoyment of present and future generations.
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  • I really enjoyed visiting Hawaii Plantation Museum. I spent quality time at the museum.I had just under an hour there I believe about 2 hours would be enough time visit and to ask questions Everyone t...  more »
  • Enjoyed the nostalgia of my childhood growing up on the sugar plantation. Times were simpler and people/community dependent. Talking with Wayne about people we mutually knew gave me a great sense how ...  more »
  • So many places to see along the Mamalahoa Highway. Take a narrated tour aand learn about the early history of plantations on the island and the sugar cane workers.  more »
  • With a rich collection of artifacts relating to the multicultural and industrial history of the island, this museum provides a free, helpful tour with admission.
  • Must see local Hilo plantation museum that have historical artifacts being dropped off and unboxed as news spreads plus friendly staff that will talk story with you ...