About Our Collections

Hawaiian Mission Houses’ permanent collection holds over 3,000 pieces of material culture and more than 12,000 books, manuscripts, original letters, diaries, journals, illustrations and church records relating to 19th century life in Hawai’i. 

Click here to preview some pieces in these virtual exhibits of daguerreotypes/ambrotypes, film negative and quilts from our permanent collections!

Historic Buildings

Historic Site Collections


Letter Collection

Audio Files


We are always on the lookout for volunteers to help support our mission.

Interested? Please email Hokulani Ofsthun ([email protected]), School Programs and Volunteer Manager.