• Kaloko fishpond wall is over 800 ft long and spans a natural cove

    Kaloko-Honokōhau

    National Historical Park Hawai'i

History & Culture

Look out across the stark and barren landscape stretching out before you. Although seemingly inhospitable, Hawaiian settlements thrived here for many years. Surrounding you are the clues that tell the story of how the people that once lived here raised crops, harvested from the sea and practiced their religion.

Did You Know?

Hawaiian monk seal hauled-out on lava flats

Did you know the Hawaiian monk seal is one of only 2 mammals native to the Hawaiian Islands? These endangered seals can occasionally be sighted hauled-out and sleeping on the beaches of Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park.