Self-Guided Walking Tour on Thursday mornings.
What kind of footwear do you recommend?
Comfortable walking shoes, no high heels.
Can we take pictures on tour?
Do you have a restaurant at your facility?
We do not have a restaurant, however, we do sell snacks such as chips, candy bars, soda and water in the gift shop.
Can we just come in and play in the Children’s Garden?
No. We have “Splash & Play” once a month. You must make a reservation and purchase tickets in advance online on our website under “Splash & Play.”
Can you buy tickets on-site for Splash & Play?
No. Tickets must be purchased on-line.
Does someone maintain the sculptures?
Yes, we have a crew dedicated to cleaning, polishing and maintaining sculptures year-round.
Why are there no tours Saturday, Sunday and Monday?
We are closed for tours Saturday-Monday for maintenance and to let the gardens grow.
How many people work at Na ‘Āina Kai?
We have a staff of approximately 25 people who take care of administrative and maintenance needs. We also have a large group of volunteer docents that, once they go through the orientation training, lead tours through all parts of the Gardens. Please call us at (808) 828-0525 if you would like to volunteer.
Can I buy plants at the garden?
While we do have a wide range of island- and garden-oriented gifts, books, jewelry, and carved wood products in the Gift Shop, Na ‘Āina Kai does not sell any live plants.