Become a Member or Renew

Join the Kona Historical Society and help preserve Kona’s history!

We want you to know that your membership helps us in many ways—it helps to support educational opportunities for our local children; it shows our grantors that our organization and its programs have broad support in the community and it helps with programs that preserve and share Kona’s history.  We need YOU in order to continue this work. Won’t you become a member today? 

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Join Online  To become a member or renew your membership through our online store, click the “Join Now!” button.

Join by Mail  Print out this Membership Brochure and mail with your dues to: Kona Historical Society, P.O. Box 398, Captain Cook, HI 96704

Join by Phone  You may always call our office, Monday—Thursday, 9:00 a.m.—3:00 p.m., at (808) 323-3222, and pay your dues with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Discover card.


Membership Benefits

$35 - Basic

  • Free admission to the H.N. Greenwell Store Museum and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm

  • 10% discount on gifts and coffee at our kiosk and online

  • Free or reduced admission to special events (including our yoga class)

  • Exclusive member events, such as our famous jeep trips

  • Ha`ilono, KHS’ publication with original, historical articles

  • Advance notice of events and activities

  • Initial 15 min. of research time in archive free

  • Discounted Smithsonian Affiliate membership* for $20 additional

  • $45 - Museum Professional

  • Free admission to the H.N. Greenwell Store Museum and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm

  • 10% discount on gifts and coffee at our kiosk and online

  • Free or reduced admission to special events (including our yoga class)

  • Exclusive member events, such as our famous jeep trips

  • Ha`ilono, KHS’ publication with original, historical articles

  • Advance notice of events and activities

  • 50% off archive research time

  • Discounted Smithsonian Affiliate membership* for $20 additional

  • $55 - Family
    Benefits for the immediate family (two adults and children):

  • Free admission to the H.N. Greenwell Store Museum and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm

  • 10% discount on gifts and coffee at our kiosk and online

  • Free or reduced admission to special events (including our yoga class)

  • Exclusive member events, such as our famous jeep trips

  • Ha`ilono, KHS’ publication with original, historical articles

  • Advance notice of events and activities

  • Initial 15 min. of research time in archive free

  • Discounted Smithsonian Affiliate membership* for $20 additional

  • $100 - Partner

  • Free admission to the H.N. Greenwell Store Museum and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm

  • Free admission for two accompanying guests when you visit the H.N. Greenwell Store Museum and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm

  • 10% discount on gifts and coffee at our kiosk and online

  • Free or reduced admission to special events (including our yoga class)

  • Exclusive member events, such as our famous jeep trips

  • Ha`ilono, KHS’ publication with original, historical articles

  • Advance notice of events and activities

  • Initial 15 min. of research time in archive free

  • Discounted Smithsonian Affiliate membership* for $10 additional

  • $250 - Business

  • Free admission to the H.N. Greenwell Store Museum and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm

  • Free admission for four accompanying guests when you visit the H.N. Greenwell Store Museum and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm

  • 10% discount on gifts and coffee at our kiosk and online

  • Free or reduced admission to special events (including our yoga class)

  • Exclusive member events, such as our famous jeep trips

  • Ha`ilono, KHS’ publication with original, historical articles

  • Advance notice of events and activities

  • Initial 15 min. of research time in archive free

  • Free Smithsonian Affiliate membership*

  • $500 - Associate

  • Free admission to the H.N. Greenwell Store Museum and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm

  • Free admission for six accompanying guests when you visit the H.N. Greenwell Store Museum and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm

  • 10% discount on gifts and coffee at our kiosk and online

  • Free or reduced admission to special events (including our yoga class)

  • Exclusive member events, such as our famous jeep trips

  • Ha`ilono, KHS’ publication with original, historical articles

  • Advance notice of events and activities

  • Initial 15 min. of research time in archive free

  • Free Smithsonian Affiliate membership*

  • $1,000 - Patron

  • Free admission to the H.N. Greenwell Store Museum and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm

  • Free admission for eight accompanying guests when you visit the H.N. Greenwell Store Museum and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm

  • Free copy of Historic Kailua Village Walking Tour

  • 10% discount on gifts and coffee at our kiosk and online

  • Free or reduced admission to special events (including our yoga class)

  • Exclusive member events, such as our famous jeep trips

  • Ha`ilono, KHS’ publication with original, historical articles

  • Advance notice of events and activities

  • Initial 15 min. of research time in archive free

  • Free Smithsonian Affiliate membership*

  • $2,500 - Benefactor

  • Free admission to the H.N. Greenwell Store Museum and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm

  • Free admission for eight accompanying guests when you visit the H.N. Greenwell Store Museum and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm

  • Exclusive Special Preview or Behind-the-Scenes tour upon request

  • Free copy of Historic Kailua Village Walking Tour

  • 2 Free Jeep Trip seat reservations for you and your friends upon request

  • 10% discount on gifts and coffee at our kiosk and online

  • Free or reduced admission to special events (including our yoga class)

  • Exclusive member events, such as our famous jeep trips

  • Ha`ilono, KHS’ publication with original, historical articles

  • Advance notice of events and activities

  • Initial 15 min. of research time in archive free

  • Free Smithsonian Affiliate membership*

  • $5,000 - Preservationist

  • Free admission to the H.N. Greenwell Store Museum and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm

  • Free admission for eight accompanying guests when you visit the H.N. Greenwell Store Museum and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm

  • 4 Free Jeep Trip seat reservations for you and your friends upon request

  • Exclusive Special Preview or Behind-the-Scenes tour upon request

  • Free copy of Historic Kailua Village Walking Tour

  • Free Smithsonian Affiliate membership*

  • 10% discount on gifts and coffee at our kiosk and online

  • Free or reduced admission to special events (including our yoga class)

  • Exclusive member events, such as our famous jeep trips

  • Ha`ilono, KHS’ publication with original, historical articles

  • Advance notice of events and activities

  • Initial 15 min. of research time in archive free

  • *The Smithsonian Affiliate Membership
    This is a $48 value and includes:
    • One-year subscription to Smithsonian Magazine
    • Discounts on Smithsonian travel and study tours
    • 10% off Smithsonian catalog (smithsonianstore.com)
    • 20% off Smithsonian publications
    • Access to Smithsonian “members-only” website