The Big Island boasts some of the most diverse and unique Museums around. You can learn about the rich history of Hawaii Island from the birth of great King Kamehameha, Volcanic Eruptions, Astronomy, Tsunami's, the Native Hawaiian culture and more.
Along with the museums is a vast collection of worldly artifacts, art and treasures from the Islands.
56 years ago a devastating Tsunami tore through our Hilo Town.
It may have taken us to our knees, but we did not break. Instead, we rebuilt, stronger, and more prepared. Listen as survivors of both the 1946 and 1960 Tsunami tell their story.