• Halema`uma`u Just Before Dawn

    Hawai'i Volcanoes

    National Park Hawai'i


Filming in the park
Filming in the Park
NPS Photo

Doing Business with the Park
Commercial Use Authorizations are issued to persons (individuals, corporations, and other entities) to provide commercial services to park area visitors in limited circumstances.

Filming in the Park for commercial purposes requires a permit

Research Permit and Reporting System

Scattering of Ashes
An application must be completed for a ceremony to be held in the Park

Special Use Permit (pdf 112KB)
Utilize this form when applying for any special event or other use of the park that is considered more than just a regular visit.

Permit application and instructions for planning a memorable wedding in the Park

Did You Know?

Hokulea - Kamehameha Schools Archives

Polynesians from distant lands came to the shores of Hawai‘i over a thousand years ago. Sailing on large, double-hulled canoes, they navigated by using the position of the stars, the sun and the moon, by the movement of the waves and by the flight of the birds.