10am—5pm Tuesday—Saturday | Noon—5pm Sunday | Closed Monday

Mission & Vision

Mission & Vision

The Bishop Museum of Science and Nature Mission & Vision


The Bishop Museum of Science and Nature inspires the joy of discovery and wonder for all ages through excellence in stewardship and engagement.


The Bishop contributes to a world where people are connected to science and nature and inspired to learn.

Core Values

Courage – We have the strength and commitment to reach for the vision and implement the mission.

Engagement – We are committed to developing fun, interactive and memorable experiences that lead to an appreciation of natural history and science.

Excellence – We constantly challenge ourselves to deliver a “wow” experience for everyone who interacts with The Bishop Museum of Science and Nature.

Innovation – We approach opportunities and challenges with enthusiasm and optimism that leads to creative outcomes.

Integrity – We employ the highest ethical standards and best practices, demonstrating honesty and fairness in every action.