The Daughters of Hawai‘i was founded “to perpetuate the memory and spirit of old Hawai‘i and of historic facts, and to preserve the nomenclature and correct pronunciation of the Hawaiian language.”
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The Daughters of Hawai‘i operates and maintains the Queen Emma Summer Palace and the Hulihe‘e Palace in Kailua-Kona, in addition to the site of Kamehameha III’s birth at Keauhou Bay, Kona.
Hānaiakamalama, The Queen Emma Summer Palace, served as a summer retreat for Queen Emma of Hawai‘i from 1857 to 1885, as well as for her husband King Kamehameha IV, and their son, Prince Albert Edward.
The Palace features beautiful koa wood furniture, ornaments, portraits, tapa, feather work, Hawaiian quilts and artifacts from Hawaii’s royal past.
Both Queen Emma Summer Palace and Hulihe‘e Palace are the perfect place to hold your meeting, party, wedding or reception.
Hānaiakamalama served as a summer retreat for Queen Emma of Hawaii from 1857 to 1885, as well as for her husband King Kamehameha IV, and their son, Prince Albert Edward.
Hulihe‘e Palace, once a summer vacation home for Hawaiian royalty, is a museum showcasing Victorian artifacts from the era of King Kalākaua and Queen Kapi‘olani.
The Daughters of Hawai`i are seeking Museum Docents to welcome guests and conduct tours at Queen Emma Summer Palace, an educational museum and historic home located at Nu`uanu, O`ahu. The role of the Museum Docent at Queen Emma Summer Palace is as follows: they serve as hosts to provide a welcoming atmosphere as interpreters of […]
Saturday, March 29, 2014 | 8:30 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. Free admission!
Daughters of Hawai`i Annual Meeting & Luncheon Thursday, February 20, 2014, 10:00am-1:30pm O`ahu Country Club (150 Country Club Road) $45 per person | RSVP by Thursday, February 13, 2014 | Reservations secured upon receipt of payment For more info please call 808.595.6291 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Daughters & Cousins are asked to wear their white mu`umu`u […]
Daughters of Hawai`i attended the Service-Learning Fair on January 22-23 at Kapi`olani Community College. We are happy to announce that we have a Student Volunteer Program and a Student Internship Program available to college students with a variety of interests. Our volunteer program will offer students the opportunity to assist and support museum staff with […]
Daughters of Hawai`i to celebrate Queen Emma’s 178th birthday and exhibit opening of “Kiakahi – A Purposed Journey.” January 2, 2014 The Daughters of Hawai`i will celebrate Queen Emma’s 178th birthday, life and legacy and the opening of a new exhibit on Thursday January 2, 2014, at Hanaiakamalama, Queen Emma Summer Palace. New additions of […]
The Daughters of Hawai`i attended Ali`i Sunday on December 8, 2013 at Kawaiaha`o Church in celebration of King Kamehameha V’s birthday. Pictured are Daughters and Calabash Cousins from the islands of O`ahu and Kaua`i.