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Big Island Bees Museum

Visit us in Hawaii and enter the world of bees and beekeeping

Explore actual hives with our beekeeper and learn where the queen resides, how the hive is organized, and what makes bees so special and interesting.


Free tours of our hives available daily (weather permitting) from 9:30 am to 11:00 am. Reservations can be made either from the link below, calling us at 808-328-1315, or emailing us at

Join our beekeeper for a fun and educational exploration about bees, beekeeping, and honey, where from behind a safe, screened viewing area , you can view an open beehive demonstration with our bees.


Free admission, daily from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, with no reservations required. View beekeeping artifacts, learn about the history of beekeeping, and taste Hawaiian honey at our sampling station.

You will also view tools, pictures, and displays to learn about the history of beekeeping and honey production. And, enjoy free sampling of our delicious, raw, single-floral, organic honeys while you explore.

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When You Visit

Make a day of it when you come to Big Island Bees by visiting some of the other notable sites nearby. These include Kealakekua Bay, where Captain Cook first stepped foot onto the island of Hawaii, an ancient heiau (temple), Pu’uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park, the Greenwell Kona Coffee Farms, and Amy B.H. Greenwell Ethnobotanical Garden.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Big Island Bees
Flower for Bees

See an apisculpture by Big Island Bees’ artist-owner, Garnett Puett, whose work is included in the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington D.C.

Tours: 9:30am to 11:00am

Museum Hours

Monday through Friday

11:00am to 4:00pm

Getting Here
Take Napoopoo Road off Highway 11, just south of mile marker 111. Bear right on Napoopoo Road, following signs to Kealakekua Bay. Turn right at Big Island Bees sign just past Hawaiian Host Macadamia Factory and Kealakekua Estates. Follow winding lane 2/10 mile and turn right at our gate. Parking lot is in the front.

Big Island Bees
82-5780 Napoopoo Rd,
Captain Cook HI 96704