Maui Ocean Center’s mālama kekahi i kekahi (to take care of each other) program will launch the Nā Hoa Kai (Ocean Friend) annual membership for kama`āina (Hawai`i residents) on Sunday, July 4, 2021.

Annual membership includes unlimited, year-round admission 365 days a year, plus discounts on purchases at Maui Ocean Treasures, Seascape Restaurant, and Reef Cafe.  Membership also includes, (1) complimentary Maui Ocean Treasures reusable bag, SEA-News e-subscription, exclusive pre-invitations and advance buying privileges to Maui Ocean Center special events, and a one-time 20% discount on additional general admission rate (non-kama`āina rate) for up to (2) guests.


Kama`āina annual membership prices will be $75 per adult (13 – 64 years), $60 per child (4 – 12 years), and $65 per adult (65+ years).  An `ohana flex pass including 2 adults (13 plus years) and 2 interchangeable children (4-12 years) is also available at $240, with additional children at $45 per child.  All prices are subject to 6% processing fee and 4.167% State of Hawai`i tax.

Kama`āina must provide a valid State of Hawai`i government-issued identification in order to receive the kama`āina membership price.  Memberships purchased before July 4, 2021, will not be eligible for a refund.

For more information about Maui Ocean Center’s Na Hoa Kai membership, visit