‘History’ on display again: Hawaii Plantation Museum reopens
By KELSEY WALLING Hawaii Tribune-Herald | Thursday, July 29, 2021, 12:05 a.m.
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Michael Rose, left, talks with Karl Eschbach through the Plantation Museum in Papaikou on Tuesday, July 27, 2021. Rose is visiting the Big Island from California and wanted to find any information on his mother's family, who worked on a sugar plantation.
Michael Rose, left, talks with Karl Eschbach on Tuesday at the Hawaii Plantation Museum in Papaikou. Rose, a visitor from California, wanted to find information about his mother’s family, which worked on a sugar plantation. “Everyone who works here is vaccinated,” said Eschbach, a volunteer who helps owner Wayne Subica.
The Hawaii Plantation Museum has reopened to visitors after closing last year at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.