Operating Hours & Seasons


NOTE: hours may differ due to COVID-19. See Current Conditions for up-to-date information

Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, as well as all holidays. The Kīlauea Visitor Center is located on Crater Rim Drive a short distance from the entrance station on the right.

The Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park Kahuku Unit is located on Hwy 11, between mile markers 70 and 71. The unit is 70.5 miles south of Hilo. The Kahuku Unit is open Thursday through Sunday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is closed on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.


The Hawaiʻi Pacific Parks Association operates the park's bookstore in Kīlauea Visitor Center. Product sales benefit park programs.


Operating Hours

Last updated: September 9, 2021

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Mailing Address:

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


(808) 985-6011

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