Welcome to the West Kaua'i Visitor Center

We are located in the West Kaua`i Technology & Visitor Center Building, Phase I. On the corner of Waimea Canyon Drive 550 and Kaumuali`i Highway 50.

The entrance is facing Kaumuali`i Highway, walk along the open breezeway, past the restrooms and round the corner at the plumeria tree.

**Important Announcement**

Beginning Thursday, March 19, 2020, the Visitor Center will be closed to the public until further notice as a precaution of the current situation with COVID-19.

We will still be available via phone, email and our social media accounts.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

Mahalo for your understanding.

At the Visitor Center

We offer free internet access.

Copying, Faxing , Printing and Scanning services are available for a small fee.

Keepers of the Culture

We are a museum style resource center. It is a collection of historic photographs, exhibits and multiple projects intended to encourage dialogue and cultivate an interest in learning more about West Kaua'i's history.

Our gift shop features unique island-made gifts including Niihau Shell Jewelry, photographs, and educational books.

Physical address

9565 Kaumualii Highway

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 1000

Waimea, Kaua'i, Hawai'i 96796


Hours of operation:

Open Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Closed Wednesdays, Saturdays, Sundays & Holidays

Contact us:

Email Visitor Center

Phone (808) 338-1332

Fax (808) 338-1925

*The Monday Historic Waimea Walking Tours and Aloha Friday Lei Making programs have been discontinued.*

We apologize for the inconvenience.