Office Hours:

Monday - Friday, 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (except holidays). All visitors must check in at the Main Office.

How to Find Us: 

Address: 955 Kamehameha Highway, Pearl City, HI 96782

Phone: (808) 453-6050


  1. From Kamehameha Highway in Pearl City, turn into Home Depot parking lot (across from Acacia Rd). mapquest
  2. Enter through the gate adjacent to the “Public Storage Building” on the Diamond Head (East) end of the Home Depot parking lot.
  3. Visit the Main Office for to sign in and general garden information. 




Please read BEFORE visiting:

Urban Garden Center (UGC) is a facility of the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources (CTAHR). Our main office is open to the public from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm as a community resource center. Agricultural scientists conduct research and provide field demonstrations and educational exhibits for the community's benefit.

 Visits to the garden area are via participation in an educational workshop by registration on Eventbrite for ʻSecond Saturday at the Garden' activities and 'Extension in the Garden' series. Self-tours are no longer available due to staffing shortages.