Gertrude Vierra: Preserving Wo Hing

A Women’s History Month Exhibit
Wo Hing Museum and Cookhouse
March 1-31, 2020

Signing of the Wo Hing Restoration Agreement, Dec. 1980
2nd from right: Gertrude Chung Vierra, President, Wo Hing Society

In honor of Women’s History Month, the Wo Hing Museum and Cookhouse is highlighting the role that Gertrude Vierra played in the saving of the Wo Hing Society social hall and cookhouse. Scroll through the virtual scrapbook below to explore how these cultural buildings interwove within the threads of Gertrude’s life and inspired her to lead the push to save them.



Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) , to help ensure the health and safety of staff, visitors and the entire community in support of efforts to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) and in line with the directives of and the directives of Maui Mayor Victorino and Hawaii Governor Ige,
the Wo Hing Museum and Cookhouse is closed effective March 15th and until further notice.


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Seniors 60+ – $5
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Children 12 and under – free

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Wo Hing Museum and Cookhouse
858 Front Street, Lahaina, HI 96761
(808) 661-3262