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Grandma Vovo’s Kitchen: Portuguese Family Memories

The Makawao History Museum is proud to announce our latest exhibit, open to the public, “Grandma Vovo’s Kitchen: Portuguese Family Memories.” Grandma Vovo’s kitchen, lovingly described in Alice Tavares’ book, Hub of My Wheel, has been recreated in the Museum.…

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Teacher Walking Tour

The Makawao History Museum is organizing a Teacher Walking Tour for teachers and other staff members. March 17, 2018, Saturday, 9:00 am to Noon Makawao History Museum, 3643 Baldwin Avenue $5.00 for Walking Tour Booklet and refreshments Below is a form…

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Never Idle: The Contributions of Ethel Baldwin

While many people know of Harry Baldwin's plantation and political career, less is known of his wife Ethel Baldwin (née Smith), a great community leader in her own right. Whatever Ethel was involved in, she was non-partisan, non-sectarian and non-discriminatory.…

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Limited Edition T-Shirts for Sale!

To help raise money for this year's parade, the Makawao History Museum will be selling limited edition Makawao Rodeo Parade classic t-shirts for $20 at the Museum between June 14 - July 1. Stop by to check them out or…

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Stick Horses Spotted in Makawao

Makawao has its own special breed of horse – the stick horse!  Exactly twenty years ago, Theresa and Charlene Thompson came up with an idea to entertain the crowds who were waiting for the Fourth of July Rodeo parade as…

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Flip Over Our Pancake Breakfast!

This year, your experience at the Makawao Rodeo Parade will be even better! You can now come early and enjoy a Paniolo Pancake Breakfast for just $5.00 a person. The Makawao History Museum and Habibi (3655 Baldwin Ave.) is serving…

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