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Maui Nui Botanical Gardens (MNBG) is dedicated to the protection of Maui Nui’s rich native plants and cultural heritage. By collecting, cultivating, and distributing native and Polynesian-introduced plants MNBG provides people with a gathering place to see and understand the important relationship these plants have to our economic, social, and cultural livelihoods.

In addition, through partnerships, we expand the reach of our activities to many of Maui Nui’s managed native habitats as well as schools, hula halau, and other civic and not-for-profit groups. As MNBG reaches out to groups outside of the Gardens, we also draw people in through interpretation of our living collection (native and Polynesian-introduced plantings in the Gardens) and the hiring of local cultural practitioners to demonstrate and teach their crafts to visitors of the Gardens.

MNBG incorporates water conservation techniques like xeriscaping, and provides a place where people can learn about money saving water conservation methods.

Maui Nui Botanical Gardens welcomes you to come and explore our collection, talk with the staff, and learn about our environmental and cultural heritage

Location
The Garden is located at 150 Kanaloa Avenue in Kahului, Maui, right across from the War Memorial Stadium.
(808) 249-2798

Hours of Operation
Tuesday through Saturday,
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Closed occasionally for inclement weather and Hawaii State Holidays.

Admission
Members: Free
General: $10
Kama'āina (with Hawai'i ID) & Keiki Under 12: Free

Ways to Support MNBG
Make a Donation Every dollar contributed to Maui Nui Botanical Gardens goes directly towards the preservation of Native Hawaiian Plants and the upkeep of our collection that includes some of the rarest specimens in whole world! Purchase Chocolate MNBG is a member of Maui Ku'ia Estate Chocolate's Chocolate Laulima Program. Make a purchase from the link below and 40% of your purchase will come back to MNBG. Click here to buy chocolate and support MNBG!

Upcoming Events

Jan
19
Wed
2022
8:30 am Weed and Pot Club
Weed and Pot Club
Jan 19 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Weed and Pot Club
If you love working with native plants, you will love the Weed & Pot Club! This volunteer gardening group meets every Wednesday morning, from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM. Spend...
Jan
21
Fri
2022
1:00 pm Kapa Workshop for Nā Iwi Kūpuna ...
Kapa Workshop for Nā Iwi Kūpuna ...
Jan 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Kapa Workshop for Nā Iwi Kūpuna (In Person) Friday, January 21th | 1 pm–5 pm Saturday, January 22th | 8 am – 2pm Join us in learning and making Kapa...
Jan
22
Sat
2022
8:00 am Kapa Workshop for Nā Iwi Kūpuna ...
Kapa Workshop for Nā Iwi Kūpuna ...
Jan 22 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Kapa Workshop for Nā Iwi Kūpuna (In Person) Friday, January 21th | 1 pm–5 pm Saturday, January 22th | 8 am – 2pm Join us in learning and making Kapa...
9:00 am ‘Ōhiʻa Seed Conservation Worksho...
‘Ōhiʻa Seed Conservation Worksho...
Jan 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
‘Ōhiʻa Seed Conservation Workshop with Marian Chau (In Person) Saturday, January 22th | 9 am – 12pm Maui Nui Botanical Gardens participates in the Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death (ROD) Seed Banking...
Jan
26
Wed
2022
8:30 am Weed and Pot Club
Weed and Pot Club
Jan 26 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Weed and Pot Club
If you love working with native plants, you will love the Weed & Pot Club! This volunteer gardening group meets every Wednesday morning, from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM. Spend...