Operating Hours & Seasons
Park Operating Hours:
Park opens at 7 AM
Park closes at Sunset
For current park hours, please call the visitor center at (808) 328-2326 ext 1702
The Visitor Center is open from 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM daily.
10/31/2013 'Trunk or Treat' Community Event 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
No vehicle access through main parking area from 4:30 pm to closing for keiki's safety.
Did You Know?
Did you know that Bernice Pauahi Bishop planted one of the two historic coconut groves located in the Royal Grounds? As the story goes, the coconut grove was located in the area east of Keone‘ele Cove. The grove was planted sometime after Charles Bishop purchased the entire ahupua‘a of Hōnaunau in 1867 and subsequently gave it to Bernice as a gift. Historic testimonies indicate that men from surrounding area dug the holes and Bernice placed the nuts inside with her own hands. The coconut planting ceremony was then followed by a great feast.