General Membership

Currently, the Cultural Center has a membership of nearly 5,000 members, which consist of individuals, businesses and organizations throughout Hawai‘i, the continental U.S. and Japan. As a Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i member, you are a long-term investor, contributor and supporter who enables the Cultural Center to continue to present its mission of sharing the history, heritage and culture of the evolving Japanese American experience in Hawai‘i.

The Cultural Center works to preserve and promote the Japanese American heritage and culture of Hawai‘i through relevant programming, meaningful community service and innovative partnerships. Aside from experiencing great Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i activities and events, members are entitled to a number of benefits, including:

  • Free Admission to the Cultural Center Historical and Community Gallery
  • 10% Discount at the Cultural Center Gift Shop
  • Discounts on Cultural Center Programs & Events

Membership Levels

  • $15 Student (with valid student ID)
  • $35 Individual
  • $50 Family (2 adults & up to 2 children, age 17 & under)
  • $20 Senior (70 years & above)
  • $20 Military (with valid military ID)
  • $100 Sustaining Individual
  • $250 Sustaining Family (2 adults & up to 2 children, age 17 & under)

And much more! View Membership Benefits*

Members must show their membership card to receive the discounts.

*Some restrictions may apply to these benefits.

Become a Member by Mail

Complete the Mail-In form and mail in your membership details and payment.

Send payments to:

Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i
PO BOX 1300
Honolulu, HI 96807-1300