44th Annual Day at Queen Emma Summer Palace At-Home Edition

The 44th Annual Day at Queen Emma Summer Palace is coming up on Saturday, October 2, 2021. Traditionally, this annual community festival opens the Palace and grounds to the public, welcoming kamaʻāina and visitors to celebrate Hawaiʻi’s history, culture, and music, while supporting local vendors and artisans during a day

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Access to State Property

Effective Monday, September 13, 2021, as mandated by the Governor’s Executive Order No. 21-07, all visitors to Hulihe‘e Palace ages 12 years and older are required to show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or a negative COVID-19 test result taken within 72 hours of arriving to the Palace. This includes

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Safe Access O‘ahu

Effective Monday, September 13, 2021, as mandated by the City & County of Honolulu’s Safe Access O‘ahu program, all visitors to the Queen Emma Summer Palace ages 12 years and older are required to show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or a negative COVID-19 test result taken within 48 hours

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Private Tours at Queen Emma Summer Palace

We are pleased and excited to announce the limited re-opening of the Queen Emma Summer Palace by reservation for private tours, Tuesday through Saturday! To ensure the health and safety of visitors, volunteers, and our employees, starting on October 3, the Palaces will open to the public on a limited

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Hulihe‘e Open for Private Tours

We are pleased and excited to announce the limited re-opening of Hulihe‘e Palace by reservation for private tours, Tuesday through Saturday! To ensure the health and safety of visitors, volunteers, and our employees, starting on October 3, the Palace will open to the public on a limited basis. Visit the

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Temporary Closure of the Queen Emma Summer Palace

As directed by Mayor Caldwell’s Emergency Order– Second Stay at Home Order, beginning on August 27, 2020, the Queen Emma Summer Palace is temporarily closed to the public. We are hopeful to re-open to the public and resume tours as soon as possible, once the Order is lifted. We encourage

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