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University of Hawaii - Imiloa Astronomy Center of Hawaii


The 'Imiloa Astronomy Center of Hawaii offers an immersive Hawaiian journey through time and space, with interactive exhibits, a leading-edge full-dome planetarium, award-winning landscape of native Hawaiian Plants, and a Resaurant with views of Hilo Bay.

600 ‘Imiloa Place
Hilo, HI 96720
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'Imiloa Astronomy Center 'Imiloa Astronomy Center Science on A Sphere Exhibit 'Imiloa Astronomy Center 'Imiloa Astronomy Center 'Imiloa's Planetarium 'Imiloa Astronomy Center 'Imiloa's full-dome Planetarium Sky Garden Restaurant at 'Imiloa 'Imiloa's Interactive Exhibit Hall


The relationship between Hawaiian culture and the universe is showcased through a colorful variety of displays and interactive exhibits. Hours of Operation are: Tuesday through Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Day Admission Rates: Adults (13 and up) $17.50 Children 4-12 $9.50 Children 3 and under FREE There are daily Planetarium shows, an extensive Exhibit Hall to discover, landscape tours, and lunch at our Restaurant. Please call Visitor Services for updated Planetarium show times and additional information - (808) 969-9703
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600 ‘Imiloa Place
Hilo, HI 96720