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Waikiki Attractions | Oahu Museums FAQs

Waikiki Attractions | Oahu Museums FAQs

Planning a visit to our Oahu Hotel and need ideas about how to spend your time? Below you’ll find some of the most commonly asked questions about Oahu Museums and Waikiki Attractions.

Courtyard by Marriott Waikiki Beach is located near many Waikiki Attractions and Oahu Museums. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about Oahu Museums. View our Oahu Visitors Guide for more information about Waikiki Attractions.

Q: Waikiki Attractions: Are there many popular Oahu Museums located near your Oahu Hotel?
A: Yes! You’ll find Oahu Museums near our Oahu Hotel to interest guests of all ages. Whether you want to learn about the start of WWII at Pearl Harbor or the history of Hawaiian royalty at Iolani Palace, there is sure to be a Waikiki Attraction to interest you. It's easy to see why visiting Oahu Museums is a top Honolulu Activity. View our Oahu Activities Guide to learn more about Waikiki Activities near our Oahu Hotel.

Q: We are very interested in visiting some of the Oahu Museums associated with Pearl Harbor during our visit to your Oahu Hotel. Are guided tours of these Waikiki Attractions available?
A: Yes. Guided Pearl Harbor tours are available near our Oahu Hotel, and these tours are a great way to explore Pearl Harbor which includes memorial sites and Oahu Museums. When you choose a guided tour, a knowledgeable guide will be able to provide a richer experience than if you’d explored Pearl Harbor on your own.

Q: We are staying at your Oahu Hotel with our children, and we heard the Children’s Discovery Center was a wonderful Waikiki Attraction. Is this Attraction located close to Courtyard by Marriott Waikiki Beach?
A: Yes! Children’s Discovery Center is a very popular Waikiki Attraction, and it is one of many Oahu Museums located a short distance from our Oahu Hotel. Some family’s put a visit to this Waikiki Attraction on their agenda, while others keep it on the back burner in case of bad weather. Either way, this is a fun spot that kids of all ages will enjoy.

Q: What Oahu Museums can you recommend if we want to learn about Polynesian Culture?
A: Examples of Oahu Museums and Waikiki Attractions near our Oahu Hotel where you can learn about Polynesian culture and history are Iolani Palace, Dole Plantation, Polynesian Cultural Center and Hawaii Plantation Village. Read about other Oahu Attractions in our Oahu Attractions Guide.

Q: Does you Oahu Hotel have a Concierge? If so, will s/he be able to help us in selecting Museums and securing tickets?
A: Yes! Our Oahu Hotel has a very helpful and knowledgeable Concierge staff that can answer any questions our Guests may have about Oahu Museums and other Waikiki Attractions.

Q: What are some of the Oahu Museums and Waikiki Attractions near your Oahu Hotel that are appropriate for children?
A: Guests at our Oahu Hotel find many Waikiki Attractions that kids will enjoy. A few examples are Children’s Discovery Center, Waikiki Aquarium, Dolphin Quest, and the Honolulu Zoo. Even Oahu Museums, such as the Museums included in Pearl Harbor tours, that are not aimed at children offer something for young visitors.

Q: Waikiki Attractions: Is Iolani Palace open to the public?
A: Yes! Both the grounds and interior of this Waikiki Attraction are open to the public. For guests of our Oahu Hotel who want to learn about Hawaiian history, a visit to Iolani Palace is a must.

Q: Does Waikiki Aquarium offer hands-on animal encounters? 
A: This Waikiki Attraction near our Oahu Hotel does offer a couple of opportunities to get up close with the marine life. One of the most popular ways to do this is the Aquarium’s Meet the Monk Seals activity. Participants will have a chance to learn how the monk seals are cared for, and will get up close while helping the seals with their enrichment activities.

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