317 reviews of iolani palace i loved it, the kids loved it this place is beautiful and full of history we did the self-guided tour and were able to walk around at our own pace the craftsmanship of the palace is amazing i love how they were. King kalakaua built iolani palace in 1882 after being the first monarch to circumnavigate the globe he spared no expense.
The iolani palace is one of the most famous historical structures in oahu, hawaii discover this landmark with our downtown honolulu city tour package.
Save up to 55% on iolani palace tickets with the go oahu card admission to 30+ attractions for one low price. The ʻ iolani palace was the royal residence of the rulers of the kingdom of hawaii beginning with kamehameha iii under the kamehameha dynasty (1845) and ending with queen liliʻuokalani (1893) under the kalākaua dynasty, founded by her brother, king david kalākauait is located in the capitol district of downtown honolulu in the us state of hawai ʻ iit is now a national historic.
King kalākaua built ‘iolani palace in 1882 after being the first monarch to circumnavigate the globe he spared no expense the finest of furnishings were ordered from around the world, and the palace rivaled the majesty of european castles. The iolani palace is one of the most famous historical structures in oahu, hawaii discover this landmark with our downtown honolulu city tour package considered as the only royal palace in the us, iolani palace has also been the official residence of king kalakaua and his successor queen liliuokalani, the last two monarchs who reigned in hawaiiit was designated as one of the national.
Iolani palace is the only royal residence on united states soil king kalakaua, hawaii's last king, who ruled from 1874 to 1891, oversaw construction of the palace, which took three years, from 1879 to 1882. Iolani palace is the only official state residence of royalty in the united states located in honolulu's capitol district, this regal structure and national historic landmark was home to the hawaiian kingdom's two final monarchs.
Iolani palace is a living restoration of a proud hawaiian national identity and is recognized as the spiritual and physical multicultural epicenter of hawaii.