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Grove Farm Sugar Plantation Museum

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These properties served over the years as gathering locations for family as well as the community, and continue today to host celebrations for an even greater audience. We hope you can join us.


History Well Told Is Beautiful
Six Week Guide Training Session

Begins Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Late sign-ups welcome!

If you enjoy sharing wonderful stories and meeting people from both the local community and
around the world, becoming a Volunteer Guide
at Grove Farm museum may be right for you.
Guides are asked to tour about twice a month, but we are happy to work with your schedule!

The new guide training session starts Tuesday, August 29th and is every Tuesday for six weeks, ending on October 3rd.  The training is held at Grove Farm museum in Lihue  from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. 

Please call 808-245-3202 or email for more information or to sign up.



Free Ohana Day
in conjunction with
Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live!
Saturday, September 23, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Grove Farm museum in Lihue
Guides will be located within the historic buildings to share the history while you enjoy a free self-guided tour at the Grove Farm museum in Lihue, along with cultural entertainment and activities.  Fun for the whole family!
There will be food and drinks available for purchase.

Waioli Mission House in Hanalei
(Behind the white picket fence behind Waioli Park)

Free guided tours of the mission house will be available between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.  A guide will meet you at the front of the mission house.  If no one is there, please ring the old locomotive bell by the mission house chimney and your guide will come out to greet you.

Paulo the Locomotive
Also that day, Paulo the locomotive will be running with free train rides at the Locomotive Learning Park on Haleko Road in Lihue.

For more information
please call 808-245-3202!



Locomotive monthly “Fire-ups”

All Aboard!Monthly Fire Ups

We invite you to take a ride back in time aboard an authentic Grove Farm Plantation steam locomotive the second Thursday of every month from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The train depot is located on Haleko Road across from a green round house-rides are first come, first served!