Mu­se­ums

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BISHOP MU­SEUM  In Honolulu’s Kal­ihi dis­trict, this re­cently ren­o­vated mu­seum is the world’s most sig­nif­i­cant re­pos­i­tory of Pa­cific and Poly­ne­sian ar­ti­facts, with more than twenty-five mil­lion find­ings in its col­lec­tion. The mu­seum is more than 100 years old and in­cludes a plan­e­tar­ium and sci­ence cen­ter, the newly ren­o­vated Hawai­ian Hall, and precious ar­ti­facts from pre­con­tact times. www.bish­op­mu­seum. org. 1525 Ber­nice St., 808.847.3511. MIS­SION HOUSES MU­SEUM  In­cludes three mis­sions houses that served as homes and work­places of the first Chris­tian mis­sion­ar­ies in Hawaii. A li­brary con­tains the ear­li­est books printed in the Hawai­ian lan­guage, and vis­it­ing ex­hi­bi­tions show­case Amer­i­can his­tory. mis­sion­houses.org. 553 S. King St., 808.447.3910.

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