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Hawaii State Capitol

415 S Beretania St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813-2425
+1 808-586-0034
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415 S Beretania St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813-2425
Downtown Honolulu
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"interesting architecture"
in 8 reviews
"iolani palace"
in 19 reviews
"governor's office"
in 6 reviews
"father damien"
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"self guided tour"
in 8 reviews
"king kamehameha"
in 6 reviews
"liberty bell"
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"impressive building"
in 3 reviews
"beretania st"
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"symbolism"
in 8 reviews
"legislature"
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"session"
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"statue"
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"hawaii"
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"leprosy"
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"mosaics"
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

While there is a self-guided tour of the Capital, hold out for the Wednesday 1PM Guided Tour which has more of the history of not only the building, but Hawaii as a Kingdom, and now a state. Interesting architecture and art collection as well.

Thank MarkStephenSouder
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

We visit capitol buildings as we travel, and we attended the weekly guided tour when visiting Honolulu. The guided tour is every Wednesdays at 1:00, but self-guided tours are available at other times. We took the elevator (located in the front right corner of the...More

Thank Dan556
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

My wife and I spent a few hours one rainy afternoon walking around the Hawaii State Capitol Building. Situated in central Honolulu, who can miss this beautiful building located next to Iolani Palace. The Hawaii State Capitol is only one of two in the entire...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Hawaii 5-0, what more can I say! After two versions, the Hawaii State Capital Building is more than a film set, it’s a supporting actor On Hawaii 5-0. I made a special trip from Waikiki to explore the grounds. No filming was going on. Still,...More

Thank Cavydad
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

We were in town for the Honolulu Marathon. I wanted to do some independent sightseeing downtown away from our Waikiki hotel location. I took The Bus (the best and most reliable public transportation in Honolulu) and got off at the Iolani Palace where I toured...More

Thank Marnette S
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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Go here and then to Iolani Palace, King Kamehameha’s statue full of lays and the courthouse building used as “Headquarters for Hawai‘i 5-0.

Thank HGKCFP
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We were fortunate enough to have a guided tour. Beautiful building, but the history and facts given us by our guide were what really made it come alive.

Thank Ronrythm
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

We were told by staff at Iolani Palace of the location of the is building after we finished our tour. We took the short walk across and the building certainly is in contrast to the historic buildings nearby and is in need of work. We...More

Thank Llewellyn53
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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This is the building that the state of Hawaii makes its decisions and governs the islands of Hawaii. The design of this building represents the formation of Hawaii's volcanic islands. Located opposite the Royal Palace in Honolulu.

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

We enjoyed the open courtyard, but did not have success getting inside even though we were there during regular hours.

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