Exploring the Galleries

The nationally accredited and Smithsonian-affiliated Lyman Museum features internationally renowned collections and exhibitions on many aspects of Hawaii’s natural history and culture.  The Museum galleries include:

The Earth Heritage Gallery where visitors experience Hawai`i prior to human contact and discover our acclaimed sea shell and mineral collections!

The Island Heritage Gallery where visitors explore the ethnically diverse world of Hawai`i by viewing native Hawaiian artifacts and learning about the different cultural groups that immigrated to Hawai`i and continue to shape its history.