Born of Fire... Born of the Sea

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park protects some of the most unique geological, biological, and cultural landscapes in the world. Extending from sea level to the summit of Mauna Loa at 13,677 feet, the park encompasses the summits of two of the world's most active volcanoes - Kīlauea and Mauna Loa. Learn more about this special place and traditional Hawaiian culture connected to these landscapes. Read More

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Looking For A Parking Spot?

Parking lots can be full by 10 am. Find out where and when you stand a better chance of finding an available parking space.

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Plan Your Adventure

Join us for a ranger program, cultural demonstration, or choose from dozens of incredible sights and hikes.

Ranger peering into huge volcano caldera.

What's Going On With the Volcanoes?

The park encompasses two of the world's most active volcanoes - Kīlauea and Mauna Loa. Get the latest eruption update here.

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In 2018, a new eruption of Kīlauea volcano changed the park forever. Find out the latest updates as the park continues to recover.

Last updated: July 24, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 52
Hawaii National Park, HI 96718


(808) 985-6101

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