of the Hawai'i State Art Museum
(Friends of HiSAM) is a 501(c) (3)
non-profit organization established
to work effectively with the Hawai'i
State Foundation on Culture and the
Arts (HSFCA) and its professional
staff to enhance and support the
work of the museum, its ancillary
programs, and amenities.
the mission of the HSFCA, the
Friends of HiSAM have four
objectives: (1) expose and engage
all grade school students at the
to the arts in Hawai'i, (2)
encourage all high school
and college students who are focused
on the arts through meaningful
events and programs at the museum
(3) expose, excite, educate and
engage those living in and visiting
our state to the art and artists of
Hawaii through visits to the museum,
and (4) assist the HSFCA in the
recognition of Hawaii’s art and
Become a member
of the Friends of the Hawai‘i State
Art Museum and receive a 10%
discount on all purchases. For more
information on membership, call
The public is invited to attend the
bi-monthly Friends of HiSAM meeting.
Click here for the schedule: Friends
of HiSAM Meeting Schedule.
Hawai‘i | Shop @ HiSAM
Hawai‘i, the museum gift store
located on the first floor of HiSAM,
features locally made gifts and works of
art. Check out the wonderful selection
of original art by local artists,
whimsical jewelry, and much more.
Tuesday-Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
First Friday: 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Closed Sunday, Monday, and all state
of the Friends at HiSAM
Gift Shop at