Learn About The Park

Puʻuhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park provides an exciting way to experience and connect with Hawaiian history and culture. Teachers can follow the link above to learn more about planning an educational field trip to the park. If you don't have the opportunity to physically visit the park, you can still learn about the park! Follow the links below the learn more about specific subjects or check out the lesson plans and activities for a more directed educational experience at home.

  • Man in feathered cloak and helmet of the aliʻi (royalty) walks in the Royal Grounds
    History & Culture

    Learn more about the rich cultural history of Puʻuhonua o Hōnaunau.

  • Two carved kiʻi images look out over the ocean

    Learn more about the kiʻi images; their meanings and significance.

  • A Night Heron stands focused on the water's edge amidst coastal vegetation.
    Nature & Science

    Learn more about the flora and fauna found in Puʻuhonua o Hōnaunau NHP.



Lesson Plans & Activities

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    Last updated: February 24, 2021

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