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Manoa Heritage Center

2859 Manoa Rd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96822-1752
+1 808-988-1287
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A Cultural Treasure in the Middle of Honolulu

The MHC is a treasure right in the middle of the city. Very knowledgeable and delightful docent... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2017
Geri H
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Ketchum
Nice and Easy

Plenty of shops, boutiques. Some very cute places where you can spend as much time as you have, and... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2016
Surendra143
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Mumbai, India
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3.5 acre living classroom in the heart of Mānoa Valley and ahupuaʻa of Waikīkī inspires people of all ages to be thoughtful stewards of their own communities
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  • Very good16%
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“heiau” (3 reviews)
“cooke” (3 reviews)
“treasure” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2859 Manoa Rd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96822-1752
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+1 808-988-1287
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Reviewed March 10, 2017

The MHC is a treasure right in the middle of the city. Very knowledgeable and delightful docent. We learned so much about Hawaiian culture, agriculture, the sacred heiau, and early Hawaii of the Cooke family. The walk through the gardens filled with different plants, and...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2016

Plenty of shops, boutiques. Some very cute places where you can spend as much time as you have, and at leisure. Definitely worth a visit

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Reviewed September 9, 2016

Wonderful garden tour of the grounds of the Cook home. Very knowledgeable docent of Hawaiian history. Tour only lasts one hour but is full of information. Definitely use bug repellant, sunscreen, and wear a hat. Totally worthwhile. :)

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Reviewed April 12, 2016

Are rare gem in Honolulu. This very private estate has been opened to the public due to the generosity and stewardship of the Cooke family. An original old missionary home in perfect condition with amazing art, Hawaiian artifacts, period furniture and other visual masterpieces to...More

Thank Ralph G
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Reviewed September 18, 2015 via mobile

The Manoa Heritage Center is a hidden gem. A large Tudor mansion sits on 30 acres of beautiful, lush property with a gorgeous mountain view. The house is not open to the public but the gardens can by toured by appointment. The plantings are almost...More

2  Thank Poipu04
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Reviewed July 27, 2015

Hawaii is overrun with Kitsch attractions. Most offer loud drums, propane tiki torches and aging paid performers. Some aviation museums purport to exhibit WW2 history but exist simply to sell trinkets and t-shirts. The Manoa Heritage Center is authentic Hawaiian history. Century-old monkeypod trees shade...More

5  Thank Hoary H H
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