HWDC ADMISSION IS PAY WHAT YOU WISH!

HWDC is a multimedia, interactive venue with over 30 exhibits including murals, photos and videos featuring native marine life, conservation, marine debris, whaling era, and Hawaiian cultural values.

Hawai’i Wildlife Discovery Center is a fantastic place for all ages to come and enjoy. Make HWDC a destination spot, or come and visit while waiting for your reservation at one of the restaurants in Whalers Village or a beach activity.

HWDC is a donation based nonprofit that depends on your support to continue doing our important conservation work!

COME TO THE DISCOVERY CENTER & PAY WHAT YOU WISH FOR ADMISSION!

TICKET FAQ:

  • PAY WHAT YOU WISH TO ENTER!
  • For parties of more than 12 (school groups, etc…), please call us at (808) 900-7124 to schedule a time. 
  • HWDC is open every day from 10:00am – 8:00pm.
  • Your visit will take about 60 – 90 minutes.
  • Suggested final entry is one hour (7:00pm) before closing.
  • Bring in your parking ticket from Whalers Village parking lot to the front desk at HWDC for a validation sticker.
  • HWDC is a donation based nonprofit that depends on the your support to continue doing our important conservation work!