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King Kamehameha Statue

417 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813-2943
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In front of the Aliiolani Hale building is the King Kamehameha I Statue. Facing Iolani Palace on the corner of King and Mililani streets, this landmark depiction of the warrior king who united the Hawaiian Islands emits a sense of strength and unity as he stands with outstretched arms.
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
417 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813-2943
Downtown Honolulu
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Reviewed yesterday

Well-known from the Hawaii 5-0 show. Worth a stop, then go to the Palace across the street. No access to the building behind the statue.

Thank yahootraveler64
Reviewed 3 days ago

Be sure to take in the statue and study the islands' history. The area is rich in history. nice clean area. Parking is available along the street.

Thank nancydto
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had the good fortune of having a wonderful family member who has royal Hawaiian lineage to show us this this statue and teach us about the King Kamehameha and what the placards on the base of his statue mean. It would be worth your...More

Thank Samantha L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After looking at a travel magazine 📚 I thought this statue 🗽 would be bigger. Turns out it’s just small enough that I didn’t see it when we 1st drove by. 🚘 But it’s a cool place to stop and learn about the island and...More

Thank jayflatsinc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This iconic statue of King Kamehameha I (Kamehameha the Great) that stands in front of Ali'iōlani Hale is a replica. It is located in front of the Ali'iolani Hale and across the street from the Iolani Place. This statue is a replica of the original...More

1  Thank WorldTravelers34
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide route was on the route including the King Kamehameha statue. Then proceeded to let us know that all the filming is done elsewhere. This is just a statues used in the opening scenes. The statue is very nice. The real history (aside...More

Thank Michele739
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is probably a more recognisable statue as the building behind the statue is portrayed as the headquarters of Hawaii Five-O. Thr building behind the statue actually houses the Supreme Court of Hawaii and houses a museum that visitors can visit.

Thank dcttan3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are a fan of Hawaii-Five-O, you must not miss visiting this iconic place. Clean and well maintained.

Thank mea3194
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Since my childhood seeing this on Hawaii 5-0 it's an image of Honolulu that is stuck in my head. It's directly across the street from the Iolani Palace. Bus stops right in front of it and the trolly is around the corner. Easy to get...More

Thank Brenda G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy to get to and no cost to see. Located across from Iolani Palace. I wonderful monument to the Hawaiians.

Thank travelchristie
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