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Historic Places in Hawaii
Honouliuli National Monument, Hawaii1845 Wasp Boulevard
Honolulu, HI 96818
Phone: (808) 725-6149
Description: Although not yet open to the public, Honouliuli National Monument (NM) will tell the history of internment, martial law, and the experience of prisoners of war in Hawai‘i during World War II. Honouliuli NM will be a place to reflect on wartime experiences and recommit ourselves to the pursuit of freedom and justice.
Kalaupapa National Historical Park, HawaiiP.O. Box 2222
Kalaupapa , HI 96742
Phone: (808) 567-6802
Description: When Hansen's disease, leprosy, was introduced to the Hawaiian Islands, King Kamehameha V banished all afflicted to the isolated Kalaupapa peninsula on the north shore of Molokai.
Kaloko-Honokōhau National Historical Park, Hawaii73-4786 Kanalani St. #14
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
Phone: (808) 329-6881
Description: Kaloko-Honokōhau National Historical Park is a United States National Historical Park located in the Kona District on the Big island of Hawaiʻi in the state of Hawaiʻi. It includes the National Historic Landmarked archaeological site known as the Honokōhau Settlement.
Pu'uhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park, HawaiiPu'uhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park
Honaunau, HI 96726
Phone: (808) 328-2326
Description: Pu'uhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park is located on the South Kona coast on the island of Hawaii. It contains about 420 acres of federal lands, including the coastal areas of two ahupua'a (land divisions), Hōnaunau and Keokea and the upland areas of the Ki'ilae ahupua'a.
Pu'ukoholā Heiau National Historic Site, Hawaii62-3601 Kawaihae Road
Kawaihae, HI 96743
Phone: (808) 882-7218
Description: How many places in America can you walk in the footsteps of a king? Where else has a stranded sailor risen up to become a great chief over an entire island? Where else can you experience the culminating event of a people, foretold from centuries past? Where else can you stand on a beach and watch as sharks pass over a submerged temple? Experience all this and much more – only at Pu'ukoholā Heiau!
World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument, Alaska, California, and HawaiiThe memorial is located on the southern end of the island of Oahu, Hawai'i, and can only be accessed by boat from the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center.
Honolulu, HI 96818
Phone: (808) 422-3399
Description: At World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument, home of the USS Arizona Memorial, learn about one of the most pivotal moments in US history: the attack on Pearl Harbor, and the subsequent entry of the United States into World War II. The monument preserves and interprets the stories of the Pacific War, from the internment of Japanese Americans to the battles in the Aleutians.
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