At the gift shop you can find a gift for just about any
occasion, and at the café just one bite of the humus and pita
is not enough. At the museum’s café you can dine either inside
or out. While you eat foods such as hummus with pita bread,
daily brochettas, garlic lemon shrimp, chicken breast on a
baguette with brae cheese. The café is wonderful for any occasion,
and even caters to large groups (with reservations). It is
open daily until 3 p.m.
This museum is truly a piece of art, and the artists’ exhibits
attracts crowds in the hundreds. TCM also hosts exhibits at
the First Hawaiian tower downtown and at various sites on
One of the exhibitors in the fall for TCM in Makiki is Enrique
Martinez Celay, whose work will be on display from Aug. 24
to Oct. 21. Works from the collection of Laila Twigg-Smith
will also be on exhibit at TMC in Makiki from Nov. 2 to Jan.
6. The TCM café in Makiki will also have a few exhibits in
the fall. From June 5 to Oct. 14 the café will exhibit Journey:
Recent Painting by Linda Fong. From Oct. 16 to Nov. 18 the
exhibit will feature Metaphoric Menagerie VI. To finish the
year of contemporary art, the café will have a Holiday Wreath
Exhibition, from Nov. 20 to Jan. 20. TCM at First Hawaiian
Tower will have a season-long exhibit from Sept. 14 to Dec.