Volcanoes National Park Shopping

A visit to the scenic Volcanoes National Park on the big island of Hawaii fills you with awe and inspires you to learn about the history of the park and the Hawaiian culture. It also provides the shopper with interesting and unique items. After entering the park, the Curio Shop and the Crater View Gallery offer the visitor a multitude of tropical merchandise to purchase.

Some items found at the Curio Shop include volcano t-shirts and sweaters, souvenirs, film, postcards, decadent Hawaiian chocolate and pure vanilla, Hawaii-grown macadamia nuts, Kau coffee and Ohelo berry jam along with traditional and other gourmet food items.

The Crater View Gallery overlooking the spectacular Kilauea Crater houses space for more than 200 local artisans to display their creative Hawaiian products. Paintings, sculpture, photography, bronze ware, ceramics, and basketry abound. Every item is beautifully handcrafted and tells a story about Hawaiian history and its culture.
Many items used in the home are made from Koa Wood. Side tables, footstools, bowls, and kitchen utensils are among the large array placed on exhibition.

Hawaiian wall art on display demands admiration for its beauty and craftsmanship. At the Crater View Gallery, you will find spectacular works of Hawaiian petroglyphs. The detailed rock engravings are meticulously handcrafted to depict the Hawaiian lifestyle. The bronze ware and ceramics created by local artists engage equal respect and admiration. Jewelry, glassware, and Aloha shirts are also available.

Fresh tropical flowers fill the gallery with its aromatic smells, colors, and beauty. Orchids and fresh flower leis are displayed along with the more exotic Protea flowers and wood roses. Protea describes a group of species of small trees and shrubs. Protea flowers have a primitive look and are quite unique. Wood roses are also unique to Hawaii and definitely add a touch of something different to the d├ęcor of your home.

Volcanic photography and videos are also available. Of course, it wouldn't be a Hawaiian visit without hula wear and hula videos. For your convenience, all gift shop items can be shipped to your home.

The Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is home to its native animals and plants and representative of its past and present cultures. A visit to the park will be memorable and locally handcrafted items brought back home with you will keep those memories alive for a lifetime.