Top Historical Places in Kailua-kona

Are you looking to explore the history of Kailua-kona through the ages? There are a number of historical destinations in Kailua-kona including the time-honored buildings, monuments, palaces, and parks where you can learn about the glorious past of Kailua-kona. The presence of these historical sites and museums will take you on a walk through Kailua-kona ‘s rich history.
If you are willing to have an in-depth historical information about Kailua-kona, we recommend that you take a wonderful guided tour to cover the major historical attractions. Also, check the opening and closing time for each so that you can organize your time. Make sure that you go through the complete list of historical places in Kailua-kona for a great trip!

Let's witness the history of Kailua-kona with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. Hulihee Palace

    Outdoors, Landmark, Historical Site, Palace

    Situated on Ali`i Drive, Hulihe`e Palace was the vacation residence of Hawaiian royalty and now is a museum operated by the Daughters of Hawai`i and has on display pretty furniture and some of the most beautiful artefacts. 
  2. Honokohau Settlement And Kaloko-honokohau National Historical Park

    Outdoors, National Park, Historical Site, Archaeological Site

    Home to historically and archaeologically important site - Honokohau Settlement – it is a site not to be missed while in Kailua Kona. Get a chance to see four different ahupuaa (traditional sea to mountain land divisions), heiau (sacred temples) and kii pohaku (petroglyphs). Marvel at the Hawaiian fishponds, explore the pristine beach or get acquainted with the marine life at the Shore.&n...Read more
  3. Saint Benedict Roman Catholic Church

    Church, Religious Site, Landmark, Historical Site

    Also known as “Painted Church” as the interiors of the Church are painted with Bible teachings and various Saints – around a time when not many could read or write and this was considered one of the best ways to impart the lessons. While an important historical site, the Church has various programs to reach out to those in need and to serve the community.