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Lanai Culture & Heritage Center

Opens in 4 min: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
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The Lana'i Culture & Heritage Center seeks to inspire people to be informed, thoughtful and active stewards of their heritage by preserving, interpreting and celebrating Lana'i's Hawaiian heritage, it's diverse cultures, and ranching and plantation...more
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730 Lanai Ave., Room 126, Lanai City, Lanai, HI 96763
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Reviewed April 24, 2019

We learned all ABOUT Lanai, THE SUGAR, THE cattle, The PINEAPPLES and the military. So friendly and helpful ! We were glad we walked in the door

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

Thank you for the cultural presentation. The docent was knowledgeable and there were very many traditional artifacts on display. They are keeping the history of this small and cozy island alive. It is situated on the main square, which is an impressive park lined with...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 19, 2019 via mobile

Wandered thru the Cultural Center, first admiring the planted pineapple on the walk in. Excellent explanation of the early Hawaiians and subsequent settlements (Mormon, to ranching to pineapples). Friendly docents warmly greeted us, answered questions and pointed out interesting facts. The island ecosystem still recovering...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 19, 2019

A really nice gem of a Cultural & Heritage museum. Closed on weekends, it has a wealth of history about the island. Very friendly and informative staff, enjoy!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mark S
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

For an excellent overview of both ancient Hawaiian history plus the 1922-1972 pineapple plantation era, the cultural center is a must see when traveling to Lāna’i. The shuttle drops you off right at the flag pole in front of the Center. Lots of historical relics...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 27, 2018

very friendly curators, very informative visit, good exhibition and ambiance, recommend to people interested in the history and way of life of the island!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

Decided to stop in following lunch and this little museum is just packed with artifacts from this island's history. The young woman who spoke with us was full of island knowledge and was more than happy to share it with us. I came away with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

We learned a lot about Lanai history from the exhibits here and were able to ask staff questions. It is definitely worth a stop.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 9, 2018

I very much enjoyed the Lanai Culture & Heritage Center as a museum of island history along with items available for purchase to study in more detail later. The people were very kind and knowledgeable.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

The place to go for local history. Going back to the very beginnings of the island, there are wonderful exhibits of old artifacts to more modern pieces. Staff very knowledgeable and friendly. A MUST visit!

Date of experience: January 2018
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