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Faye Family Museum

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Nice piece of Kauai history

This little detour gives the history of sugar plantations, which are not just Kauai's but Hawaii's... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2016
USMC_Recon_2003
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United States
A history of the family

Very interesting and reminded me that the hard working ancestors handed down a real... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2014
Virginiart
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San Diego, California
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Nov 8, 2016
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“Nice piece of Kauai history”
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Reviewed September 9, 2016

This little detour gives the history of sugar plantations, which are not just Kauai's but Hawaii's main export. it gives good background and history of the ups and downs, the hardships and rewards their ancestors encountered while creating this now BOOMING industry! Recommended if your...More

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Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

On 11/03 we stopped by Waimea Plantation Cottages front desk/registration desk and inquired of the young lady the location of the museum. I was informed that the museum was closed, exhibits removed and were looking for a new location. Confirmed with a phone call on...More

2  Thank SoCalOregonian
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Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

On 11/03 we stopped by Waimea Plantation Cottages front desk/registration desk and inquired of the young lady the location of the museum. I was informed that the museum was closed, exhibits removed and were looking for a new location. Confirmed with a phone call on...More

2  Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed September 9, 2016

This little detour gives the history of sugar plantations, which are not just Kauai's but Hawaii's main export. it gives good background and history of the ups and downs, the hardships and rewards their ancestors encountered while creating this now BOOMING industry! Recommended if your...More

2  Thank USMC_Recon_2003
Reviewed September 30, 2014

Very interesting and reminded me that the hard working ancestors handed down a real treasure...let's hope the Family Trust visits this museum so that they will be reminded of the sacrifices they made to provide this the Plantation Cottages.

Thank Virginiart
Reviewed April 28, 2013

This is interesting but not at all kept up. If you are a history buff you can glean information about how the sugar plantation started and progressed. How did French/Norwegian people end up in Hawii? That was not revealed, but was interesting nonetheless. Not worth...More

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Reviewed November 22, 2012

Beautiful small museum tells the history of old west side Kauai up to the end of the sugar industry in 2009. Worth a visit before dinner at the Grove Cafe.

1  Thank 72kumquat
Reviewed February 24, 2012

Really neat to come all the way from Bay area and find so much fun down in Hawaii, they have an archive of lots of neat objects used by the family, stop and take a look!

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