Encompassing approximately 420 acres of lands, Pu'uhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical is home to thousands of archaeological sites and features that span over 400 years in history. The following pages highlight some of the most significant areas of the park.
Did You Know?
Did you know that Kamehameha I died in 1819? Soon after his death, the kapu system and old religions of Hawai'i were discontinued. The sanctuary at Pu'uhonua o Hōnaunau is the only preserved refuge site that you can visit today.