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Volcano Art Center

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Address: Hwy. 11, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785
Phone Number: 808-967-7565
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Excellent artwork - but overprices.

So i guess they think that they are in Santa Fe. The prices and excessive and most of the pieces are large - requiring shipping. Found more "local" galleries in Hilo with much... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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Culebra, Puerto Rico
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Culebra, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

So i guess they think that they are in Santa Fe. The prices and excessive and most of the pieces are large - requiring shipping. Found more "local" galleries in Hilo with much better prices.

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Pearland, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

near the visitor center when you enter Volcanoes national park. There are many pricey objects when you enter, but go through all the rooms and you will find smaller prints by local artists, etc. I bought beautiful bracelets here.

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I suggest visiting the Volcano Art Centre after visiting the National Park. You can see - and purchase - nice artwork from dozens of local artists. The portfolio of products ranges from Japanese style cuttlery made of wood to chairs, from drawings and paintings to jewellery. If you want a unique souvenir that is hand-made, you can get it here.

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Denver
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small art gallery focusing on volcano related art that is close to the Visitor's Center and even closer to Volcano House. You pass right by it when walking to the Sulfur Banks from either of those two locations which makes it a nice change of pace. If you bring young children make sure they won't be helping you buy some... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don't forget to round out your visit to Volcanoes State Park with a visit to the Art Center. The ladies working there are most helpful, friendly, and informative. You will learn something. Most art is locally created. We walked away with a couple gems.

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Redwood City, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Worth going into for historical information and a few displays. It is a small site but you will learn about history and flora and fauna.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Lots of Lava rocks and painting of the history of the Legend of Fire Goddess. Different pictures of the goddess

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Portland, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

We fell in love with this park, the Rangers and the Center. The information is excellent. The park is fascinating. My favorite lace on this island!

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Beijing, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

We took our six year old on the free rainforest tour hosted by the volcano art centre. The volunteer leading the tour was incredibly well informed and very tolerant of our chatty son who asked a million questions. The walk is short and unstrenuous with frequent stops to look at interesting flora. The 7acre rainforest is open to the public... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

It is a small museum filled with artwork and some stuffs from the volcano. This is were I had my national park passport book stamped cause the volcano park is one of the national parks. It was a nice visit.

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