Location + getting here + what you'll find


The Honolulu Museum of Art Spalding House
2411 Makiki Heights Drive
Honolulu, Hawai‘i 96822

Getting here

By car
From Waikīkī, drive mauka (toward the mountains) along Punahou Street. Turn left on Nehoa Street then turn right on Makiki Street. When the road forks, take the left onto Makiki Heights Drive and follow the road up the hill (about a mile). You will see our sign on the right, just before a hairpin turn. After the turn, the museum entrance is on your right.

By bus
From Waikiki, take the #13 bus on Kuhio Avenue towards downtown. Get off at the Alapai Transit Center near downtown to transfer to the #15 bus to Makiki Heights Drive. Disembark at the bus stop fronting Spalding House.

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By courtesy shuttle from Beretania campus
On Tuesdays, the museum offers a free shuttle service between its Beretania and Makiki Heights campuses.

From Beretania campus to Spalding House: 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 1:45pm, 2:15pm
From Spalding House to Beretania campus: 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:15pm

The courtesy shuttle program runs through June 20, 2017.


Parking is FREE in the The Honolulu Museum of Art Spalding House parking lot.
Please do not park in the surrounding neighborhood.
Please lock your vehicle and do not leave valuables in sight.

At Spalding House

• Five main galleries, the Cades Pavillion, Surface Gallery, and the pop-up gallery at Spalding House Café. HoMA SELECT is on view Nov 3, 2016 to June 25, 2017.

• Sculpture-filled gardens overlooking Diamond Head and Honolulu. The collection includes works by such artists as Satoru Abe, Toshiko Takaezu, Deborah Butterfield and George Rickey.

• David Hockney's L'Enfant et les sortilèges. Part of the Museum's permanent collection, housed in the Cades Pavilion.

• On view in the Surface Gallery through December 31, 2016 is a one-of-a-kind sculpture designed for skateboarders

• Sit indoors in a gallery-like atmosphere amid changing displays of art, or outdoors in a garden setting for coffee and lunch at the Spalding House Café.

• Spalding House Family Lounge is a public space for family fun, featuring self-guided art activities, crafts, and films. Open during museum hours.

• Spalding House's bright, airy shop is stocked with fun, stylish jewelry, home design, and accessory finds.

• The free Spalding House Family Day takes place on the third Sunday of each month.