Visitor Centers

Picture of the Parkʻs contact station with blue sky and white cloudes

Photo by Judy Edwards, HPPA

The parkʻs visitor center is located approximately two miles from the airport off the main highway (Queen Ka'ahumanu Hwy) as you travel into Kailua-Kona town. Look for the building on the right side of the Highway in the Lava field after you pass the turn to go up to Costco!

Visitor Center Hours of Operation

Kaloko-Honokōhau National Historical Park Visitor Center closed as of March 20, 2020. Travel Restrictions to Hawaii in effect. Hawaii State Order
Hawaii Pacific Parks Association

Kaloko-Honokōhau National Historical Park Visitor Center (Hale Hoʻokipa)

The Visitor Center is open from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm every day of the week (including Holidays). Stop by the Visitor Center for more information about the park, brochures, Junior Ranger booklets, the park stamp, and to browse our cooperating association's bookstore!

Hawai'i Pacific Parks Association's Bookstore

Hawai'i Pacific Parks Association (HPPA) is a nonprofit cooperating association working in partnership with Kaloko-Honokōhau National Historical Park.

Purchases support interpretive and educational programs, research projects, publications, and cultural activities in the park.

A wide assortment of educational and historical books and unique cultural items, many of which are hand made in Hawai'i, are available at the bookstore and giftshop.

Some items are available for purchase in HPPA's online store.

passport stamps

Where do I get my Park Passport Stamp?

As the visitor center is currently closed due to COVID-19, the park is offering downloadable virtual stamps. You can also get virtual stamps from various parks across the nation here.


Last updated: May 28, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

73-4786 Kanalani St. #14
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740


(808) 329-6881 x1329

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