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Grove Farm Sugar Plantation Museum

Upcoming Events

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.

Laser  Lite Train Nite is back!

On Friday, August 18, 2017
at the Locomotive Learning Park
on Haleko Road in Lihue

5:00 to 10:00 p.m.

Come and experience the thrill of taking a train ride pulled by one of our historic steam locomotives – at night!  With lively music and laser lites illuminating the surrounding foliage it’s a ride like no other.  The rides are free, and there will be food, drinks, popcorn and “train trinkets” available for purchase.



History Well Told Is Beautiful
Six Week Guide Training Session

Begins Tuesday, August 29, 2017

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 demonstrations.  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.



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!