• ‘Ākulikuli - Photo courtesy of Jupiter Nielsen

MNBG Funders

Mahalo to our Funders

Maui Nui Botanical Gardens is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization that stewards a portion of Kapi'olani Park through a partnership with the County of Maui Department of Parks and Recreation. We are supported by community donations, partnerships, competitive grants, and the County of Maui Office of Economic Development. We are deeply grateful to the following organizations and individuals who make it possible for us to do our work.


Maui Nui Botanical Gardens Partners

Maui Nui Botanical Gardens Recommended Links

Hawaiian Native Plant Genera
http://www.botany.hawaii.edu/faculty/carr/natives.htm

D.T. Fleming Arboretum
http://www.flemingarboretum.org/

UH Botany Dept. Hawaiian Native Plants
http://www.botany.hawaii.edu/faculty/carr/natives.htm

Hawaiian Ethnobotany Online Database
http://www2.bishopmuseum.org/ethnobotanydb/index.asp

Hawai'i Biological Survey
http://hbs.bishopmuseum.org/hbs1.html

East Maui Watershed Partnership
http://www.eastmauiwatershed.org/

Friends of Haleakalā National Park
http://www.fhnp.org/index.html

Haleakalā National Park
http://www.nps.gov/hale/

Haleakalā Field Station
http://www.hear.org/usgs-brd-pierc-hfs/

Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary
http://www.hihwnms.nos.noaa.gov/

Hawai'i Trails
http://www.hawaiitrails.org/island.asp?island=Maui

Kealia Pond NWR
http://www.fws.gov/kealiapond/

Robert Wagstaff Naturalist Painter
http://www.wagstaffdesign.com/fauna.html

East Maui Taro Festival
http://www.tarofestival.org

Kīpahulu `Ohana
http://www.kipahulu.org

The Canoe Plants of Ancient Hawai`i
http://www.canoeplants.com

National Tropical Botanical Garden
http://www.ntbg.org

DLNR/Kaulunani Urban & Community Forestry Program
http://www.kaulunani.org/index.htm

Leeward Haleakala Watershed Partnership
http://www.lhwrp.org/

Native Plants Hawai'i
http://nativeplants.hawaii.edu/

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

Please Consider
Making 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!

Upcoming Events

Mar
11
Sat
2023
9:00 am Kūlolo Workshop with Namea Hoshino
Kūlolo Workshop with Namea Hoshino
Mar 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kūlolo Workshop with Namea Hoshino @ Maui Nui Botanical Gardens
Kūlolo is a Hawaiian dessert staple made from freshly steamed kalo (taro), coconut milk, sugar, and little else. MNBG Hawaiian Cultivars Manager Namea Hoshino will teach participants to make kūlolo...
Apr
7
Fri
2023
all-day Maui Nui Botanical Gardens is Cl...
Maui Nui Botanical Gardens is Cl...
Apr 7 all-day
Maui Nui Botanical Gardens is Closed – Good Friday Friday, April 7, 2023
May
27
Sat
2023
9:00 am E kalo ʻai a koʻu makua (The kal...
E kalo ʻai a koʻu makua (The kal...
May 27 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
E kalo ʻai a koʻu makua (The kalo that feeds is my parent - Harvesting, prepping, and cooking kalo.) @ Maui Nui Botanical Gardens
This is a different kind of cooking class for those who want to go beyond poi, laulau, and kulolo. Hawaiian Cultivars Manager Namea Hoshino will be leading hands-on preparations of...
Jul
4
Tue
2023
all-day Maui Nui Botanical Gardens is Cl...
Maui Nui Botanical Gardens is Cl...
Jul 4 all-day
Maui Nui Botanical Gardens is Closed – Independence Day Tuesday, July 4, 2023
Jul
15
Sat
2023
9:00 am Na ʻono i ka lau a me ke kalo (T...
Na ʻono i ka lau a me ke kalo (T...
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Na ʻono i ka lau a me ke kalo (The tasty leaf and kalo - Identifying and taste testing.) @ Maui Nui Botanical Gardens
Saturday, July 15, 9 to 12 pm – Na ʻono i ka lau a me ke kalo (The tasty leaf and kalo – Identifying and taste testing.) Students will get...