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Kona Historical Society's Kona Coffee Living History Farm in Captain Cook is a "must see" Hawaii attraction and the only living history coffee farm in the nation. Stroll through this Smithsonian-affiliated, outdoor museum that tells the story of...more
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82-6199 Mamalahoa Hwy, Hwy 11, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8203
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The $15pp entry fee was a tad steep, however the Traditional 1920's farmer house was remarkably well preserved and reinstated.
The volunteers were very informative and entertaining.
We enjoyed this 1hr pit stop.
This place is a gem. I highly recommend a stop at the Kona Coffee Living History Farm. You learn more than how coffee is grown and harvested. You learn the history of how a Japanese family moved to the island and lived on this farm....More
Really interesting to learn about how the Japanese came over to Hawaii and worked on the coffee farms. Got to look around the Japanese farm house, as well as the production mill. Fantastic people who work there and really informative. Coffee was amazing too, bought...More
This place is a little off the beaten path, but such a worthy visit for anyone even slightly interested in the history of Kona. The experts who acted out the life of the early Japanese family who built up the farm was stellar. We could...More
It's a very interesting story about the people who used to live here and their day-to-day life. The story is told in a very personal way... you can almost feel and smell it. It takes you back almost a century.
The Japanese lady doing the...More
My fiancee and I stopped in here on a whim and ended up spending over two hours walking around the farm. Everyone there was super friendly and passionate about the history of not only their farm, but the entire coffee industry of Hawaii. We also...More
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Can be fun. Involves a bit of walking and if the sun is out on a day the trades aren't blowing a bit, can be very warm. Moves at a good pace and there are things kids can do along the way. If the 7 year old gets bored... More
Can be fun. Involves a bit of walking and if the sun is out on a day the trades aren't blowing a bit, can be very warm. Moves at a good pace and there are things kids can do along the way. If the 7 year old gets bored easily, may just do that. The 10 year old will have a ball.