• Pu`ukohola Heiau

    Pu`ukoholā Heiau

    National Historic Site Hawai'i


Puukohola Heiau

Pu`ukohola Heiau is one of several historically important and culutrally significant structures in the Park.

Kai Markell (Used by Permission).

Pu'ukohola Heiau

Mailekini Heiau (Fort)

Hale o Kapuni Heiau (Shark Temple)

John Young Homestead

Pelekane (Royal Courtyard)


Did You Know?

John Young

The British sailor John Young had a very interesting mid-life career change. In 1790 he became stranded on Hawai'i Island on his 46th birthday. He spent the next half of his life in the service of the Kamehameha dynasty and served as a high chief (ali'i nui). He went on to live to the age of 93! More...