2022 – Day at Hulihe’e Palace

Save the Date! To honor Princess Ruth Keʻelikōlani’s 196th birthday we’re celebrating with Day at Huliheʻe Palace during ka Mahina ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi, Hawaiian Language Month!  Princess Ruth Keʻelikōlani was a strong supporter of the perpetuation of Hawaiian traditions, culture, and language. Although well-educated and proficient in the English language, she conducted

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Muʻu at the Museum

Wear your finest holokū, muʻumuʻu, or aloha attire for an evening honoring Queen Emma and celebrating fashion during Mu'umu'u month!

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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 and 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 72 hours of

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CANCELLED: The King Kamehameha Day -Ho‘olaule‘a Celebration

UPDATE as of June 9, 2021: It is with heavy hearts that we have to cancel our King Kamehameha Day Hoʻolauleʻa Celebration. Everyone’s health and wellness is a top priority to us and with COVID precautions, we just cannot host the kind of celebration this holiday deserves. We hope you

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Hulihe‘e Palace Gift Shop: Now Open!

Great news, the Hulihe‘e Palace Gift Shop is back open and ready for business! In its new location, attached to the Palace in the Cook House (former office), the gift shop will be open to shoppers – Tuesday through Saturday, when the Palaces are open to the public. The Palaces

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Mahalo to Our Partners at Hulihe’e Palace

Aloha kakahiaka, With all the restoration excitement surrounding the Queen Emma Summer Palace, we’d like to take the time to spotlight some of the happenings over at Hulihe‘e Palace in Kailua-Kona. Due to the generosity of Castle & Cooke Homes Hawaii Inc., Hulihe‘e Palace recently received special consideration and became

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