Learn About the Park

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Get the latest news releases and updates from the park

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Learn about Hawaiian biological and geological treasures.

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History & Culture

Discover sacred sites, legends, and amazing human stories.

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Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park offers a variety of educational programs to schools and educational institutions.

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Kids & Youth

Activities for kids. Learn about the Junior Ranger program.

Photos & Multimedia

Photos & Multimedia

Informative and educational videos and photographs with the option to view on-line or download for off-line use

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Inventory & Monitoring

The I & M Program is part of the National Park Service's strategy to improve park management through greater reliance on scientific data

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Park planning, laws and policies, management documents.

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Park Store

The park store is operated by Hawaiʻi Pacific Parks Association, which supports park programs and projects

Last updated: October 14, 2020

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

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


808 985-6011

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