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5 Museums to explore in Honolulu County

Honolulu County

A consolidated city-county in the US. About 70% of the state's population lives in Honolulu County. This county is blessed with several beautiful places and so many beautiful water bodies also.

Bishop Museum
Bishop Museum1525 Bernice St, Honolulu, HI 96817, USA

The Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, designated the Hawaiʻi State Museum of Natural and Cultural History, is a museum of history and science in the historic Kalihi district of Honolulu on the Hawaiian island of O'ahu. Founded in 1889, it is the largest museum in Hawai'i and has the world's largest collection of Polynesian cultural artifacts and natural history specimens.

Hawaii Army Museum Society
Hawaii Army Museum Society2131 Kalia Rd, Honolulu, HI 96815, USA

A huge museum that was located inside former coastal artillery "Battery Randolph". The museum's collection contains some World War II armor pieces, an AH-1 Cobra helicopter, and small arms indoors, as well as the battery itself. The battery's main guns were scrapped prior to the inception of the museum. The museum also includes a "Gallery of Heroes" honoring recipients of the Medal of Honor and the Distinguished Service Cross.

Honolulu Museum of Art
Honolulu Museum of Art900 S Beretania St, Honolulu, HI 96814, USA

An art museum located in Honolulu, Hawaii. The museum is the largest of its kind in the state and was founded in 1922 by Anna Rice Cooke. The museum has one of the largest single collections of Asian and Pan-Pacific art in the United States,

Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum
Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum319 Lexington Blvd, Honolulu, HI 96818, USA

This is a nonprofit aviation museum that was opened in Hawaii state in 1999. It hosts a variety of aviation exhibits with a majority relating directly to the attack on Pearl Harbor and World War II. A lot of things related to the historical events are here which gives light to the history of the United States.

Shangri La Museum of Islamic Art, Culture & Design
Shangri La Museum of Islamic Art, Culture & Design4055 Pāpū Cir, Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

The Shangri La Museum of Islamic Art, Culture & Design is housed in the former home of Doris Duke near Diamond Head just outside Honolulu. It is now owned and operated as a public museum of the arts and cultures of the Islamic world by the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art

Map of Museums to explore in Honolulu County