The Daughters maintain and operate two palaces to promote the history and culture of Hawai`i.

Queen Emma Summer Palace    Hulihe`e Palace    Members Section

Daughters of Hawai`i    |    Calabash Cousins


Become a Member/Sponsor

In order to be a member of Daughters of Hawai`i, a woman must be directly descended from a person who lived in Hawai`i prior to 1880. Membership is presently about 1,400. The Society has been assisted since 1986 by a support group known as the Calabash Cousins. Membership to this group is open to anyone interested in supporting the Daughters' purposes.  Currently, there are approximately 350 Calabash Cousin members.

Membership benefits include:

FREE admission to both Queen Emma Summer Palace and Hulihe'e Palace
10% off Gift Shop purchases
Mailings of the Daughters of Hawai'i newsletter
Notifications and invitations to special events held at the Palace(s)
Access to all membership programs (lectures, classes, etc.)

...and, of course, the knowledge that YOU have contributed to the preservation of the Hawaiian culture and language!

If you have additional questions, you can email Membership Coordinator Heidi Johnson HERE or call the office at (808) 595-6291.