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Address: 2841 Baldwin Ave, Makawao, Maui, HI 96768-9642
Phone Number: +1 808 572-6560
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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The only historic estate on Maui FREE and open the the public 7 days a...

The only historic estate on Maui FREE and open the the public 7 days a week, the Hui is a local treasure offering the Maui community and visitors an array of exciting opportunities to enjoy the visual arts in a stunning Upcountry setting. Explore the beautiful historic home, gallery, and history room or tour the expansive grounds boasting more than 70 different plant species; take a class or watch local artists blowing glass, silversmithing and printmaking; browse our gift shop featuring one-of-a kind artwork by Maui artists. Wherever your interests lie and whether you've traveled from near or far, we welcome you into our Hui home and invite you to join us in celebrating the visual arts on Maui!

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An old plantation house turned into a center for the visual arts. Rotating exhibits in a small gallery and a small gift shop with the products of local artisans. Kids of all... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
windance
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Kyoto, Japan
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Kyoto, Japan
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150 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

An old plantation house turned into a center for the visual arts. Rotating exhibits in a small gallery and a small gift shop with the products of local artisans. Kids of all ages will enjoy the magic of the Patrick Dougherty twig sculptures outside.

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Winnipeg
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148 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were so happy to take in the Visual Arts Center on our last trip to Maui. There is a lot of interesting artists and their creations in the gift shop. We had a custom glass piece done by one of the local artists, and are very happy with it. Will gladly go back to the Center on our upcoming... More 

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Thank DonLynski
California
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57 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I spent about 1 hour exploring the grounds, viewing the small kapa exhibition and browsing at the gift shop. I purchased a ceramic bowl made at the onsite pottery shop for $19, marked down from $52. Great price and great memento of our first visit to Maui!

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Thank NosyBell
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4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

The Hui is a treasure not to be missed. A beautiful drive on Baldwin Ave leads you to this historic place. Beautiful grounds and the art exhibits and wonderful display of local art crafts at the gift shop are worth the trip. Ongoing classes to learn many disiplines of art are available here as well.

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1 Thank Mauigina
Kihei, Hawaii
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Such an interesting facility which encompasses all sorts of art mediums. Had no idea that classes were held here.

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Enjoyed the visit and on top of it us free to view inside and stroll the grounds. Definitely worth a stop.

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Calgary, Canada
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

We enjoyed our visit to this arts center very much. The exhibit on the history of the site was very interesting and the current art exhibitions were really wonderful. Exploring the grounds and the studios was awesome and the jewelry instructor took time to speak with us and tell us more about the center. What amazing studios and facilities for... More 

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Los Angeles, CA
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

Interesting stuff and classes. Art gallery on a beautiful and historic site. Easy access and parking.

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Thank Frequenttravel1234
Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

This is a very nice art gallery in a perfect location to relax in a Hawaiin countryside setting. Great gift shop!

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Thank 2Texans51
Paia, Hawaii
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

my kids like to run around the ruins while i check out the ever changing gallery. plus i love all the great stuff in the gift shop. one of the best on maui

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