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Whalers Village Museum

2435 Kaanapali Pkwy, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1980
+1 808-661-5992
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A whale museum featuring a 40-foot whale skeleton.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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2435 Kaanapali Pkwy, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1980
+1 808-661-5992
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great area and museum, in the heart of Whalers Village a small mall including my favorite Lois Vuitton. Entrance fee to the museum

Thank tammyBaltimore_Md
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was not aware that the start of the Civil War helped to end whaling in the Pacific. Take time to tour and read the history and all the photos and artifacts from the whaling era.

Thank UWPPioneer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have nothing to do one night and decided to go here. Its only about a mile from our resort. Its a shopping complex. Parking can be validated when you shop at least $10. There are high end stores. ABC store and restaurants. Open area...More

Thank hazel_travelss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying in westin next to the village and went here couple times during our stay. It's a nice area to spend couple hours

Thank Monika B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

try the monkey pod restaurant its, brand new and has delicious food, lots of shops to buy souvenirs for friends or families

Thank jmathers6746
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The village is really a shop mall but the museum was informative and small but worth the visit with good places to eat on the beach

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Nice place to shop. In the past, the stores seemed to be very end shopping, but now they have a variety of price range stores. They have a huge ABC Store that has something for everyone.

Thank Sue F
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

I visited here a few times as my hotel was almost right next to it very easy to get to not a whole lot of good stores but it was ok to me i liked how open it was i would visit here again

Thank Danielle W
Reviewed 22 September 2017

This is an outdoors shopping mall pretty much with some high end stores, restaurants and an ABC store. It's right by the beach and it has parking garage. It was too hot out to consider walking around more than we needed to before and after...More

Thank Veedot
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We went to see the whaler's village museum. It's closed as they are relocating it. So you have a shopping village. Views are great and easy to get around. Parking is a challenge. Get a ticket upon entry and pay on way out. Parking spaces...More

Thank Jim D
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9 April 2017|
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Response from 145elite123145 | Reviewed this property |
You get yourself a ticket and you get 1 hour free, but if you buy something in one of the stores, get your ticket validated and get another 3 hour parking free for a total of 4 hours.
14 October 2016|
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26 May 2016|
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Response from enjoying_retirement | Reviewed this property |
There is a bus system on Maui. Check there website to see what the routes and schedules are. I don't know if they plan to have the museum rebuilt by then. It is currently a pile of dirt. The shopping is higher end shops.