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Volcano Garden Arts

  • 19-3834 Old Volcano Rd. Map It
  • Volcano
  • Garden/Arboretum

Updated 01/06/2014

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This delightful gallery and garden lend credence to Volcano's reputation as an artists' haven. Located on beautifully landscaped grounds dotted with intriguing sculptures, this charming complex includes an eclectic gallery representing more than 100 artists, an excellent organic café housed in redwood buildings built in 1908, and a cute, one-bedroom artist's cottage, available for rent. If you're lucky, you'll get to meet the eccentric owner/"caretaker" of this enclave,

the multitalented Ira Ono, known for his whimsical art, recycled trash creations, and friendly personality.

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19-3834 Old Volcano Rd., Volcano, Hawaii, 96785, United States

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Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Tue.–Sat. 10–4; gallery daily

Updated 01/06/2014


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Apr 7, 2010

Volcano Garden Arts Review

Cafe Ono is now open at Volcano Garden Arts! Cafe Ono is a vibrant, ecologically sound lovely dining experience set in an old Hawaiian Garden Estate.

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