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Quick stop

Beautifully maintained colorful statue in front of historical town hall. Can park directly across... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Dawn L
Sammamish, Washington
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Fun Stop

On a day trip we dropped by to see statue. Different from the one in Hilo. This one is painted... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The statue is nice but I didn't find it amazing or anything - no disrespect intended. We stopped and walked around and snapped a few pic's then moved on.

Thank daqattaq
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

King Kamehameha statues are everywhere, but the original is the best of them all. Stop to take a picture standing next to this one for the family travel album.

Thank tedb548
Reviewed 14 August 2018

This is a roadside stop, not much to see. The statue is very European in style, besides the colors. They just finished repainting it. The store across the street has some great gifts, reasonably priced for the most part.

Thank Efb68
Reviewed 11 August 2018

We stopped to check out the status of the King in front of the town hall. Then we noticed they have a memorial to all the veteran's from this area, next to the town hall as well. This was a nice break to stop and...More

Thank Brian O
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Beautifully maintained colorful statue in front of historical town hall. Can park directly across from statue at the cafe.

Thank Dawn L
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

On a day trip we dropped by to see statue. Different from the one in Hilo. This one is painted & very well maintained. Right across from a cute cafe that insisted my husband take 2 cups of coffee for the price of one:). Be...More

Thank soonerlegend
Reviewed 20 July 2018

We were so happy to visit the original statue of King Kamehameha and see the quaint town. We had a nice time walking around and ate at the Kings Cafe across the street! The shops were excellent with quality items at fair prices. The lava...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Great landmark to stop at for a quick pic in a little town. Definitely stop if you drive out to the north end.

Thank dan748bp
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We visited the statue and then walked around town, reading about the king and his time in power. Nice quite stop on the way to the valley. It started to poor down rain so we had to cut our visit short. We parked across the...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018

The original statue that was lost at sea near Cape Horn on route from Europe and was later found and erected in North Kohala on the island of Hawaii near King Kamehameha’s birthplace. A great warrior, diplomat and leader, King Kamehameha I united the Hawaiian...More

Thank Karrst
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